Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Perseus (Per)  ·  Contains:  Little Dumbbell  ·  M 76  ·  NGC 650
m76   Little Dumbell Nebula, 



    
        

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m76   Little Dumbell Nebula
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m76 Little Dumbell Nebula

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Imaging telescopes or lenses: Celestron C8

Imaging cameras: Mallincam Extrem SG0

Mounts: Celestron CG5-GT

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Celestron 8x50 Finder

Guiding cameras: Meade DSI I Pro

Focal reducers: Mallincam MFR5

Software: PHD guiding  ·  Mallincam

Filters: Lumicon Deep Sky

Accessory: Shoestring Astronomy GPUSB  ·  Orion 5 Slot Manual Filter Wheel


Dates:Nov. 3, 2012

Frames: 1x50" (50")

Integration: 50"

Avg. Moon age: 18.93 days

Avg. Moon phase: 81.59%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 178133

RA center: 1h 42' 19"

DEC center: +51° 34' 37"

Pixel scale: 1.905 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 76.750 degrees

Field radius: 0.212 degrees


Resolution: 620x465

Locations: CT location, New Fairfield, CT, United States

Description

M76 Little Dumbell Nebula in Perseus (BiPolar Planetary Nebula) 10.1 Mag, 2500 LY distant and 2.7' x 1.8'

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m76   Little Dumbell Nebula, 



    
        

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