IC 1454 (PK 117+18.1, Abell 81) Planetary Nebula in Cepheus
Located at: RA 22 hours 42 minutes 25 seconds, Dec +80 degrees 26 minutes 28 seconds
Size: 32" Magnitude: 14.8 photographic Class: 4
North is up
West to the right
14.5" f5 Newtonian reflector
ST-8XME, self-guided, binned 1x1, temp -15c, camera control MaxIm DL 4.56
Lumicon Red filter, 910 minutes (91 x 10 minute subs), 08/21/22/23/24/2013; seeing 2.8-3.4 FWHM per CCDStack
CCDStack 2.75.4973.15338, Photoshop CS5.1
Rolling Roof Observatory, Thousand Oaks, CA 91360 (+34d 13m 29s -118h 52m 20s)
|Notes:||Finished imaging Cygnus & Cepheus Planetary Nebulae in July and
August ... This object is so close to the pole that it did not change
altitude very much during the four nights I imaged it.
View 200% crop.
From the NGC / IC Project:
NO Contemporary Visual Observation(s) for IC 1454 ... The NGC / IC Project has almost no visual observations of IC objects ... Contemporary/Current Data for IC 1454 lists the size as 34"
CDS data from Simbad