PK 64+15.1 (M 1-64) Planetary Nebula in Lyra

Located at: RA 18 hours 50 minutes 02 seconds, Dec +35 degrees 14 minutes 33 seconds

Size: 24"  Magnitude: 12.8 photographic Class: 4

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,  540 minutes  (54 x 10 minute subs), 07/12/13/16/2014; seeing 2.1-3.6 FWHM per CCDStack

Processing:

CCDStack 2.80.5308.25197, Photoshop CS5.1

Location:

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

Notes: Still getting monsoonal moisture into Southern California. The clouds (cirrus) were present intermittently during a couple of nights.

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See the CDS image/data.