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Contains:  M 27, Dumbbell nebula, NGC 6853, The star 14Vul
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Dumbbell Nebula, 


            Markus A. R. Lang...
Dumbbell Nebula

Dumbbell Nebula

Technical card

Imaging telescope or lens:Skywatcher MN 190

Imaging camera:QHY10

Mount:SkyWatcher NEQ6 PRO

Guiding telescope or lens:Skywatcher MN 190

Guiding camera:QHYCCD ALccd 5

Software:Adobe Photoshop 6 CS

Resolution: 1969x2090

Dates:July 6, 2015

Frames: 8x1500"

Integration: 3.3 hours

Avg. Moon age: 19.59 days

Avg. Moon phase: 75.89% job: 689919

RA center: 299.889 degrees

DEC center: 22.763 degrees

Orientation: -0.823 degrees

Field radius: 0.497 degrees

Locations: Juniper Hill Observatory, Köfering, Bayern, Germany


M27 with 3/4 moon and strong gradients in the sky :-(
1st light of my off-axis guider TS-OAG9 and my QHY10 after repair in China.

Final Version: Elimination of last Frame with 5sec. exposure, which was erroneously added. RefinedImage processing in PixInsight.



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Sky plot

Sky plot


Dumbbell Nebula, 


            Markus A. R. Lang...