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Observation by Mike Harlow: Gyulbudaghian's nebula

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Mike Harlow


Mike Harlow


2021 Apr 06 - 03:30


2021 Apr 07 - 06:58


Gyulbudaghian's variable nebula

  • 12 inch F/3.6 astrograph
  • Starlight Xpress H16 CCD (2048 x 2048 pxl)
  • Astrodon luminance filter (400-700nm)

153 x 30 seconds


Ipswich, UK

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Gyulbudaghian's variable nebula


Gyulbudaghian's nebula

About this image

Continuing to monitor Gyulbudaghian's variable nebula for changes in shape and brightness.  After the start of a revival in January the nebula has stalled in it's current state.  It has a similar appearance to images taken on 13th February and 5th March. 

Location of nebula, RA 20h 46m Dec +67 58, field of view is 15 x 15 arc minutes with north up. Reproduced at 150% of original size.

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