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M57 First good color image, 



    
        

            Michael Wagner
M57 First good color image
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M57 First good color image

M57 First good color image, 



    
        

            Michael Wagner
M57 First good color image
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M57 First good color image

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Meade LX200 GPS 10" f/10

Imaging cameras: Meade DSI II Pro

Mounts: Meade LX200

Focal reducers: Meade f/6.3 FR/FF

Software: Nebulosity

Filters: Meade Red Green Blue IR


Dates:July 7, 2012

Frames: 40x30" (20')

Integration: 20'

Avg. Moon age: 18.75 days

Avg. Moon phase: 83.12%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 165835

RA center: 18h 53' 30"

DEC center: +33° 1' 37"

Pixel scale: 0.461 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 166.831 degrees

Field radius: 0.124 degrees


Resolution: 1550x1154

Locations: Observatory Park, Montville, OH, United States

Description

First good color image of M57.

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M57 First good color image, 



    
        

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