Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Vulpecula (Vul)  ·  Contains:  Dumbbell Nebula  ·  M 27  ·  NGC 6853
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M27 - Dumbell Nebula, 



    
        

            Kyle Pickett
M27 - Dumbell Nebula
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M27 - Dumbell Nebula

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M27 - Dumbell Nebula, 



    
        

            Kyle Pickett
M27 - Dumbell Nebula
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M27 - Dumbell Nebula

Equipment

Imaging Telescopes Or Lenses
Meade LX 80 SC
Imaging Cameras
ZWO ASI1600MM Pro
Mounts
Orion Atlas EQ-G
Filters
ZWO LRGB 1.25" optimized for ASI1600
Accessories
OAG · ZWO EAF Focuser · Meade f6.3 focal reducer/field flattener f6.3 focal reducer/field flattener
Software
APT Astro Photograhy Tool · Adobe Phosotshop CC 2020 · Astro Pixel Processor · PHD2
Guiding Cameras
QHYCCD QHY5III290M

Acquisition details

Dates:
May 6, 2021
Frames:
156x60" (2h 36')
Integration:
2h 36'
Avg. Moon age:
24.73 days
Avg. Moon phase:
23.93%

Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 4495649

RA center: 19h59m35s.5

DEC center: +22°4301

Pixel scale: 0.615 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 356.040 degrees

Field radius: 0.309 degrees

Resolution: 2555x2552

Data source: Backyard

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Description: I put a few more hours into this one. Then I reprocessed using Starnet++. I was able to get a much better stretch without blowing out the stars.

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M27 - Dumbell Nebula, 



    
        

            Kyle Pickett