NGC 7048

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Object data of NGC7048

Object type: Planetary Nebula
Size: 60"
Magnitude: 11.3 mag
Constellation: Cyg
Distance: 5,300 Ly
Notes: NGC 7048 is a small planetary nebula in the constellation Cygnus. Its distance to earth is 5,300 light-years.

The above image shows a faint outer halo, which was discovered in 2012.

Exposure data

Date: 2018-08-12 until 2018-09-30 (11 nights)
Location: Nussbach / Austria (400m)
Telescope: 12" Newtonian telescope (f=1120mm)
Camera: QSI 660wsg-8 with Astrodon filters
Binning: L 1x1 / RGB 1x1 / Ha 5nm 1x1 / [OIII] 3nm 1x1
Mount: ASA DDM85
Exposure time: L 100x2min / RGB 36x2min each / Ha 112x8min / [OIII] 76x8min
Exposure time total: 32h 00min