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Contains:  Ring nebula in Lyra, M 57, NGC 6720, IC 1296
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M57. The Ring nebula, 


            Ferran Ginebrosa
M57. The Ring nebula

M57. The Ring nebula

Technical card

Resolution: 4290x2856

Dates:June 25, 2015

Frames:Astronomik CLS Clip CLS clip-in: 48x200" ISO800 bin 2x2

Integration: 2.7 hours

Darks: ~10

Flats: ~10

Bias: ~10

Avg. Moon age: 8.32 days

Avg. Moon phase: 59.88%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 4.00

Temperature: 25.00 job: 679354

RA center: 18h 53' 34"

DEC center: +33° 1' 37"

Pixel scale: 0.277 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -176.813 degrees

Field radius: 0.198

Locations: MPC - K09 / Observatori Lliçà d'Amunt, Lliçà d'Amunt, Barcelona, Spain


M57, also called the ring nebula is a planetary nebula in the constellation Lyra.
This is is one of the first objects that I've seen in my early years as amateur astronomer but never took a picture, another of my pending tasks achieved.



Ferran Ginebrosa
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M57. The Ring nebula, 


            Ferran Ginebrosa