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Gyulbudaghian's Nebula

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About this observation
Observer
David Swan
Time of observation
09/08/2017 - 23:53
Object
PV Cep, Gyulbudaghian's Nebula
Observing location
Tynemouth, UK
Equipment
Scope: 200mm SCT at f/6.3
Camera: ASI178MM. Baader UV/IR cut
Software: Firecapture and DeepSkyStacker
Exposure
63 x 10s subs
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Midpoint of capture 22:53 UT, 23:53 BST.

Quite pleased - the dimmest object I've ever imaged, I think.

Note for those who have to do star-hopping to the object - that rhombus of relatively bright stars (upper left of image) is very useful.

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