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Observation by Aberdeen Astronomical Society: The Crescent and Soap Bubble

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Aberdeen Astronomical Society

Observer

Aberdeen Astronomical Society

Observed

2020 Sep 13 - 22:00

Uploaded

2020 Oct 03 - 11:47

Objects

The Crescent Nebula (NGC6888)

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Constellation

Cygnus

Field centre

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

Field size

0°48' × 0°39'

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

Aberdeen, Scotland

Target name

The Cresent and Soap Bubble Nebulae

Title

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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