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Abell 6 and HFG 1 - 26.1.2022 at 00.00 - 26.1.2022 at 06.40 Kangaslampi Observation number 104283

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Erik Pirtala, Warkauden Kassiopeia

Abell 6 and HFG 1 are planetary nebulae on the border of the constellations Cassiopeia and Giraffe. Both subjects are very dim, especially the wider and more diffuse HFG 1. There is also a very dim hydrogen alpha signal in the background.

I exposed this view of two spectacular star deaths for 41.5 hours in the first weeks of January. 17 hours O-III channel and 22.5 hours H-alpha + 2 hours RGB for natural star colors.

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  • Observation target
    • Deep space object
  • Designation
    • Abell 6 ja HFG 1
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