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PK164+31.1 (Jones-Emberson 1) image

PK164+31.1 (Jones-Emberson 1)

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Contains: Deep sky object
Acquisition Details
  • Number of frames:   284
  • FPS:
  • Focal length:   2800 mm
  • CMI/CMII/CMIII:
Description

Jones-Emberson 1 (PK 164+31.1), also known as the Headphone Nebula, is a 14th magnitude planetary nebula in the constellation Lynx at a distance of 1600 light years. It is a relatively larger planetary with low surface brightness. Capturing this beautiful faint planetary nebula from a Bortle 7 suburban sky is not an easy thing to do.