Ring Around the Snowball | Derek Santiago

Photographer
Derek Santiago
Email
schmeah@aol.com
Location of photo
Morristown,NJ USA
Date/Time of photo
9/23/09 and 8/6/10
Equipment
Imaging Camera: QSI540wsg Imaging Scope: 10"LX200R at F/10 Guide Camera: SX Lodestar Mount: Meade 10"LX200R Filters: Astrodon 5nm OIII, LRGB, IDAS LPS
Description
This is a deep image of the Planetary Nebula NGC 7662, also known as the Blue Snowball Nebula, in the constellation Andromeda. Long exposures using an OIII filter show detail in the rarely seen outer halo.
Website
http://www.pbase.com/dsantiago