IC 3568

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Object data of IC3568

Object type: Planetary Nebula
Size: 0.17' x 0.17'
Magnitude: 11.1mag
Constellation: Cam
Distance: 4,500 Ly
Notes: IC 3568 is a small planetary nebula in the northern constellation of Camelopardalis (just 7.5 degrees from Polaris). It is a relatively young nebula and has a core diameter of only about 0.4 light years.

Exposure data

Date: 2023-05-31
Location: Nussbach / Austria (400m)
Telescope: TEC APO 200 FL with TEC flattener-reducer 0.9x (f=1500mm)
Camera: QHY 268M with Baader CMOS filters
Binning: RGB 1x1
Mount: ASA DDM85
Exposure time: RGB 10x2min each
Exposure time total: 1h 00min
Notes: Bright moon