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Contains:  M 27, Dumbbell nebula, NGC 6853
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M27 Bicolor  (enlarge to see details), 


            Alberto Pisabarro
M27 Bicolor  (enlarge to see details)

Technical card

Imaging telescope or lens:TEC 160FL (OTA #30)

Imaging camera:SBIG STF-8300M

Mount:Paramount ME

Guiding telescope or lens:TEC 160FL (OTA #30)

Guiding camera:Lodestar Autoguider

Software:Pisinsight 1.8Software Bisque TheSky XFocus Max

Filters:Astrodon 5nm H-Alpha filterOIII 5nm


Resolution: 3296x2452

Dates:Sept. 16, 2016Sept. 18, 2016

Astrodon 5nm H-Alpha filter: 14x1200" -20C bin 1x1
OIII 5nm: 13x1200" -15C bin 1x1

Integration: 9.0 hours

Avg. Moon age: 15.57 days

Avg. Moon phase: 97.84%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 2.00 job: 1262258

RA center: 299.906 degrees

DEC center: 22.721 degrees

Pixel scale: 0.965 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -18.207 degrees

Field radius: 0.551 degrees

Locations: Deep Sky West, Rowe, New Mexico, United States



Alberto Pisabarro
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Sky plot

Sky plot


M27 Bicolor  (enlarge to see details), 


            Alberto Pisabarro