Herschel 392 (North Up, East Left)
Hersche 392, also known as NGC 2438, is a planetary nebula  in the constellation of Puppis.  It lies at a distance of ~2,900 light-years and isis superimposed on the open cluster known as Messier 46.    This image comprises 9 x Luminance (24 seconds each) and 4 x Red, Green and Blue (30, 30 and 24 seconds each), 0.5m f/2.9 ASA Astrograph with FLI ML3200 camera at an altitude of 40 degrees on 10 December 2015. The fields of view of the images at the top and bottom are 32’ x20 and 18’ x 12’ respectively.
Hills Observatory: 1 January 2013 to 8 October 2018
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