Ghost Of Jupiter



Planetary Nebula


About this object


Ghost of Jupiter or NGC3242.  Central star is magnitude 8.6.



Technical Information


Optics:                                  Meade LX90 8" SCT @ f/6.3              


Camera:                               Meade DSI


Date:                                     April 27th, 2006


Location:                               Ft. Davis, Texas (2006 Texas Star Party)


Exposure Details:                160 x 8 seconds


Acquisition:                           Meade AutoStar Envisage


Processing:                           AIP4WIN, Photoshop CS