PK 45-2.1 (Minkowski 1-70) Planetary Nebula in Aquila

Located at: RA 19 hours 24 minutes 22 seconds, Dec +09 degrees 53 minutes 56 seconds

Size: 14" Magnitude: 12.7 photographic Class: 1

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,  50 minutes (50 x 1 minute {60 seconds} subs), 10/15/2014; seeing 2.1-2.8 FWHM per CCDStack


CCDStack 2.84.5400.22239, Photoshop CS5.1


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

Notes: Due to weather uncertainties, I tried imaging several small planetary nebulae that I could complete in one night in and around Aquila while the moon was down ...

This one is either smaller, and or brighter than listed information, as it looks like a star in my image. Cropped image is marked.

View 200% crop.

See the CDS image/data.