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Observation by Peter Goodhew FRAS: Abell 45

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Peter Goodhew FRAS


Peter Goodhew FRAS


2021 Jul 14 - 10:33


2021 Jul 23 - 10:37


Abell 45

  • APM TMB LZOS 152 Refractors
  • QSI6120 CCD Cameras
  • 10Micron GM2000 HPS mount

13 hours 5 minutes total integration (HaLRGB)


Fregenal de la Sierra, Spain

Target name

Abell 45


Abell 45

About this image

Abell 45 is an obscure, and thus very rarely imaged, likely planetary nebula in the constellation Scutum. It has a very unusual morphology that is likened to a wagon wheel. It is 302 arcsec in diameter.
Image captured on my remote dual rig at Fregenal de la Sierra in Spain between 8-14 July 2021.
A total of 13 hours 5 minutes image capture (HaLRGB)
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