Hemisphere:  Southern  ·  Constellation: Aquarius (Aqr)  ·  Contains:  Helix nebula  ·  NGC 7293  ·  PK036-57.1
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NGC7293 Helix Nebula

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NGC7293 Helix Nebula

Imaging Telescopes Or Lenses
Sky-Watcher ED APO 102 Black Diamond
Imaging Cameras
Canon EOS 30D
Mounts
HEQ5
Filters
Astronomik Ha 12nm CCD · CLS
Accessories
Sky-Watcher Sw .85 reducer
Software
photoshop · Binary Rivers Backyard EOS · PHD guiding
Guiding Telescopes Or Lenses
ST80
Guiding Cameras
Orion StarShoot

Acquisition details

Dates:
Aug. 28, 2012 ·  Sept. 6, 2012
Frames:
Astronomik Ha 12nm CCD: 26x600" (4h 20') ISO400
CLS: 14x600" (2h 20') ISO400
Integration:
6h 40'
Avg. Moon age:
15.96 days
Avg. Moon phase:
78.93%
Bortle Dark-Sky Scale:
6.50
Temperature:
18.00

RA center: 22h29m44s.96

DEC center: -20°5053.6

Pixel scale: 1.679 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 179.378 degrees

Field radius: 0.945 degrees

WCS transformation: thin plate spline

More info:Open 

Resolution: 3473x2086

Locations: Home Observatory, Sydney, NSW, Australia

Description

The Helix planetary nebula is approximately 700 light years away in the contellation Aquarius. This image is a combination of 1.4 hours of RGB and 4.4 hours of HA data

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