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#1 Ivan Maly

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Posted 29 June 2020 - 04:31 PM

Planetary nebulae in Aquila. 20", OIII filter, 200x, SQM 21.2. Pencil, tortillon. Finished at the telescope and scanned as a negative.

 

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Abell 55

 

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Abell 56


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#2 alvarete

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Posted 29 June 2020 - 05:13 PM

Fantastic. Great sketches

#3 niteskystargazer

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Posted 30 June 2020 - 09:07 AM

Ivan,

 

Very nice sketches of Abell 55 and 56 smile.gif .

 

CS,KLU,

 

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Tom



#4 bertandlaville

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Posted 01 July 2020 - 05:27 AM

Great sketches

Same ones in my 25".

 

http://www.deepsky-d...l-55/dsdlang/fr

http://www.deepsky-d...l-56/dsdlang/fr

 

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#5 Ivan Maly

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Posted 01 July 2020 - 07:53 AM

Thanks, Bertrand. I did see the faint stars around 55 through my 400-540 bandpass filter, although even then I thought the nebula extended to encompass them. It's pretty clear that I need to reobserve that object.

 

In the meantime I have re-scanned the 56 sketch:

 

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