NGC 7008  -  Fetus Nebula

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Object data of NGC7008

Object type: Planetary nebula
Size: 1.4' x 1.1'
Magnitude: 12.0mag
Constellation: Cyg
Distance: 2,800 Ly
Notes: NGC 7008 is a planetary nebula with a diameter of approximately 1 light-year located at a distance of 2800 light years in constellation Cygnus.

Exposure data

Date: 2023-09-25 until 2023-10-06 (4 nights)
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: L 1x1 / RGB 1x1 / Ha 1x1 / [OIII] 1x1
Mount: ASA DDM85
Exposure time: L 58x2min / RGB 21x2min each / Ha 34x8min / [OIII] 31x8min
Exposure time total: 12h 42min
Notes: Captured in nights with bright moon