Contains:M 27, Dumbbell nebula, NGC 6853

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    Bi-Color Dumbbell, 


        Kevin Morefield
    Bi-Color Dumbbell

    Bi-Color Dumbbell

    Technical card

    Imaging telescope or lens:Planewave CDK14

    Imaging camera:SBIG STT 8300M

    Mount:Paramount ME II

    Guiding telescope or lens:Planewave CDK14

    Guiding camera:SBIG STT 8300M

    Filter:Astrodon 36mm 5,3,3 and LRGB

    Resolution: 3358x2536

    Dates: July 25, 2016

    Frames: 26x1200"

    Integration: 8.7 hours

    Avg. Moon age: 20.58 days

    Avg. Moon phase: 66.37% job: 1223904

    RA center: 299.901 degrees

    DEC center: 22.722 degrees

    Pixel scale: 0.438 arcsec/pixel

    Orientation: 179.664 degrees

    Field radius: 0.256 degrees

    Locations: Sierra Remote Observatory, Auberry, California, United States

    Data source: Unknown


    This was first light with the CDK14 at SRO. I did not have the STX yet and was using the 8300 so little guys only... Ha and OIII only here



    Kevin Morefield
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    Bi-Color Dumbbell, 


        Kevin Morefield