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Observation by Aberdeen Astronomical Society: The Crescent and Soap Bubble

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Aberdeen Astronomical Society


Aberdeen Astronomical Society


2020 Sep 13 - 22:00


2020 Oct 03 - 11:47


The Crescent Nebula (NGC6888)

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Field centre

RA: 20h13m
Dec: +38°11'
Position angle: -123°08'

Field size

0°48' × 0°39'

  • Skywatcher Esprit 120 APO
  • SX 694 mono CCD camera
  • Ha and OIII filters

Aberdeen, Scotland

Target name

The Cresent and Soap Bubble Nebulae


The Crescent and Soap Bubble

About this image

The Crescent nebula (NGC6888) and the only recently discovered Soap Bubble (PN G75.5+1.7).

Around 10 hours of data acquired over several nights in 2019/2020 and presented in the HOO palette.

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