Minkowski 1-1

Posted by dcrowson
on Saturday, December 3, 2022
Mi1-1 (G130.3-11.7, PK 130-11 1 and others) is a small planetary nebula located approximately 26,100 light-years away in Andromeda. The planetary is the multi-colored object just to the right of center. More information on Rudolph Minkowski’s list of planetary nebulae found with the Mount Wilson telescopes can be found here - https://skyandtelescope.org/sky-and-telescope-magazine/minkowski-planetary-nebulae.

Luminance – 24x300s – binned 1x1 – 120 minutes
RGB – 8x180s – 24 minutes each – binned 2x2

182 minutes total exposure – 3 hours 2 minutes

Imaged November 26th, 27th and 29th, 2022 from Dark Sky New Mexico at Rancho Hidalgo (Animas, New Mexico) with a SBIG STF-8300M on an Astro-Tech AT12RCT at f/8 2432mm.

LRGB - https://www.flickr.com/photos/dcrowson/52540839345/sizes/l/
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