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DeHt5 (Dengel-Hartl 5)


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About this observation
Peter Goodhew FRAS
Time of observation
16/10/2019 - 13:49
DeHt5 (Dengel-Hartl 5)
Observing location
Fregenal de la Sierra, Spain
APM TMB 152 LZOS refractors
10Micron GM2000 HPS mount
QSI6120wsg8 cameras
34 hours total integration HaOIIILRGB

DeHt5 (Dengel-Hartl 5) is a large faint ancient planetary nebula in the constellation Cepheus. It is estimated to be one of the closest planetary nebulae at a distance of 1300-1600 light years.
The faint red filaments at the top right hand corner of the image are the supernova remnant called SNR 110.3+11.3.

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