Click on image to see some faint features around R Aquarii
R Aquarii is a variable star in the constellation Aquarius, the main red ring (Ced 211) is
only 2 arc min in diameter. R Aquarii is a symbiotic star believed to contain a white dwarf
and a Mira-type variable in a binary system. The orbital period is approximately 44 years.
A prominent teal green OIII jet can be seen running diagonally through the star. Click on
the image to see some faint features captured.
Orion Optics AG12 F3.8
Starlightxpress SXVF-H694, SX USB CFW, SX OAG unit + Atlas Focuser
HaOIIIRGB = 7.5hrs 7.5hrs 1hr 1hr 1hr = 18hrs total exposure (bin 1X1)
New Deep-Sky RGB Astronomik filters
-20C chip temp, flats used but no dark frames.
Focal length 1120mm
Image scale 0.84"/pix
Guide Camera: Starlightxpress Lodestar
Taken over 4 nights between 2 Oct and 3 Nov 2016 in average seeing