Herschel 165 (North Up, East Left)
Herschel 165, also known as NGC 4361, is a planetary nebula in the constellation of Corvus.  It lies at a distance of ~2,600 light-years.  Its central star is of magnitude 13.5. This image comprises 10 x Luminance (90 seconds each) and 5 x Red, Green and Blue (120, 126 and 102 seconds each), 0.5m f/2.9 ASA Astrograph with FLI ML3200 camera at an altitude of 35 degrees on 4 March 2017. The fields of view of the images at the top and bottom are 32’ x 21’ and 18’ x 12’ respectively.
Hills Observatory: 1 January 2013 to 15 December 2018
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