PN G75.5 + 1.7
The Soap bubble nebula, or PN G75.5+1.7, is a planetary nebula in the constellation Cygnus. It was discovered by amateur astronomer Dave Jurasevich using an Astro-Physics 160 mm refractor telescope who imaged the nebula on June 19, 2007 and on July 6, 2008. The nebula was later independently noted and reported to the International Astronomical Union by Keith. B. Quattrocchi and Mel Helm who imaged PN G75.5+1.7 on July 17, 2008.
Equipment: Exposure details: Location:
Telescope: RCOS 12.5 Open Truss
Mount: Paramount Me
Camera: SBIG STL-11000M
Filters: Baader HaLRGB
Ha: 12x30min
Luminance: 3x25min
Red: 6x15min
Green: 6x15min
Blue: 6x15min
Rachia, Veroia, Greece
N 40o29'00.0" - E 22o12'55.0"
29 September 2012
Image details:
Acquisition: MaxImDL Reduction/stacking: CCDStack RGB weights: Aladin/eXcalibrator
RGB combine: CCDStack LRGB creation: Photoshop CS3
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