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Contains:  Helix nebula, NGC 7293
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Helix Nebula - NGC 7293, 


            Nicholas Jones
Helix Nebula - NGC 7293

Helix Nebula - NGC 7293

Technical card

Resolution: 1647x1239

Dates:Nov. 3, 2013

Frames: 20x300"

Integration: 1.7 hours

Avg. Moon age: 29.49 days

Avg. Moon phase: 0.00% job: 341846

RA center: 337.345 degrees

DEC center: -21.035 degrees

Pixel scale: 2.820 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -36.150 degrees

Field radius: 0.807 degrees


Helix Nebula Taken at the Vicsouth 2013 star party
The tracking was a bit off but I was happy with the colour produced from the Astrogen filters.

LRGB: 5x5mins on each.
Stellarvue SV115 Apo Triplet and a QSI583 CCD. Astrogen 31mm filters.
Taken at the Vicsouth 2013 star party,
Nhill, Victoria, Australia



Nicholas Jones
License: None (All rights reserved)

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Helix Nebula - NGC 7293, 


            Nicholas Jones