PK 184-2.1 (Minkowski 1-5) Planetary Nebula in Taurus

Located at: RA 05 hours 46 minutes 50 seconds, Dec +24 degrees 22 minutes 00 seconds

Size: 2.0" Magnitude: 14.6 visual Class: 1

North is up

West to the right

Telescope:

 14.5" f5 Newtonian reflector

Camera:

 ST-8XME, self-guided, binned 1x1, temp -20c, camera control MaxIm DL 4.56

Image:

Lumicon Red filter, 21.3 minutes (128 x 0.167 minute {10 seconds} subs), 01/30/2018; seeing 2.6-4.3 per CCDStack

Processing:

CCDStack 2.94.6355.18107, Photoshop CS5.1

Location:

 Rolling Roof Observatory, Thousand Oaks, CA 91360 (+34d 13m 29s -118h 52m 20s)

Notes:

Small planetary imaged during full moon ... fairly bright, so even with 10 second subs, it still looks like a star ...

View 200% crop.

See the CDS image/data.