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Observation by Terry Evans: Shapley 3

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Terry Evans

Observer

Terry Evans

Observed

2017 Jul 14 - 10:00

Uploaded

2017 Aug 16 - 13:42

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Constellation

Ara

Field centre

RA: 18h07m
Dec: -51°01'
Position angle: +0°15'

Field size

0°06' × 0°05'

Equipment
  • StarlightXpress Trius 694
  • APM TMB-203 Refractor
  • Paramount ME
Exposure

12*300s Ha-OIII-OIII

Location

Moorook, South Australia

Target name

Shapley 3

Title

Shapley 3

About this image

Third (and last) of the Shapley catalogue of southern planetaries.  A very red small nebula with a bipolar core, Ha envelope and an intermediate knotty ring

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