Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Vulpecula (Vul)  ·  Contains:  14 Vul  ·  Dumbbell nebula  ·  M 27  ·  M27  ·  NGC 6853  ·  PK060-03.1  ·  The star 14Vul
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M-27 Dumbbell Nebula

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M-27 Dumbbell Nebula, 



    
        

            Eric Kallgren
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M-27 Dumbbell Nebula

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Explore Scientific AR102

Imaging cameras: Canon 450D Modfided By Gary Honis Canon XSi

Software: DeepSky Stacker 3.3.2 DSS 3.3.2  ·  PHD, Push here Dummy Stark labs  ·  BYEOS.BackyardEOS BinaryRivers  ·  Adobe Photoshop CS5, CS5

Filters: Baader

Accessory: Orion deluxe Mini 50mm Guide Scope Orion


Dates:July 3, 2014

Frames:Baader: 15x180" (45') ISO200 77C

Integration: 45'

Flats: ~25

Bias: ~50

Avg. Moon age: 5.55 days

Avg. Moon phase: 31.02%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 6.00

Temperature: 70.00


Astrometry.net job: 311299

RA center: 19h 59' 55"

DEC center: +22° 45' 58"

Pixel scale: 1.782 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -64.784 degrees

Field radius: 1.080 degrees


Resolution: 3683x2336

Locations: Home Site (Granite Ridge Observatory), Reno, Nevada, United States

Description

The Dumbbell Nebula (also known as Apple Core Nebula, Messier 27, M 27, or NGC 6853) is a planetary nebula in the constellation Vulpecula, at a distance of about 1,360 light years.

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M-27 Dumbbell Nebula, 



    
        

            Eric Kallgren