PK 61+8.1 (Kohoutek 3-27) Planetary Nebula in Lyra

Located at: RA 19 hours 14 minutes 30 seconds, Dec +28 degrees 40 minutes 43 seconds

Size: 16" Magnitude: 14.9 photographic Class: --

North is up

West to the right

Telescope:

 14.5" f5 Newtonian reflector

Camera:

 ST-8XME, self-guided, binned 1x1, temp -15c, camera control MaxIm DL 4.56

Image:

 Lumicon Red filter, 710 minutes (71 x 10 minute subs), 06/24/25/29 & 07/2/2015; seeing 2.8-4.3 FWHM per CCDStack

Processing:

CCDStack 2.90.5589.16047, Photoshop CS5.1

Location:

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

Notes:

View 200% crop.

See the CDS image/data.