PN Abell 59  +  Berkeley 44

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Object identification (11.5MB)

DSLR widefield image

Object data of PN Abell59

Object type: Planetary Nebula
Size: 1.5'
Magnitude: 16.4mag
Constellation: Sge
Distance: -
Notes: Abell 59 is a faint planetary nebula located in the constellation of Sagitta.

Object data of Berkeley 44

Object type: Open Star Cluster (III 1 m)
Size: 10'
Magnitude: -
Constellation: Sge
Distance: 5,800 Ly
Notes: Berkeley 44 is a faint open star cluster near Abell 59. This cluster appears strongly reddened: E(B-V) = 1.4mag.

Exposure data

Date: 2023-06-17 until 2023-08-17 (12 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 43x8min / RGB 14x8min each / Ha 62x8min / [OIII] 62x8min
Exposure time total: 27h 52min