Hemisphere:  Southern  ·  Constellation: Aquarius (Aqr)  ·  Contains:  Helix nebula  ·  NGC 7293  ·  The star 47Aqr  ·  The star υAqr
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Helix Nebula, 



    
        

            Jim Matzger
Helix Nebula
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Helix Nebula

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Helix Nebula, 



    
        

            Jim Matzger
Helix Nebula
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Helix Nebula

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Rokinon 135mm f/2.0 ED UMC Telephoto ROKINON

Imaging cameras: QSI 583ws QSI

Mounts: Astro-Physics AP1100 mount

Software: Photoshop CS6  ·  Diffraction Limited Maxim DL 6.0  ·  PixInsight

Filters: Astrodon Tru-Balance 1.25" 5nm Ha

Accessory: Astrohaven Dome


Dates:Oct. 21, 2016

Frames:
Astrodon Tru-Balance 1.25" 5nm Ha: 6x300" (30') bin 1x1
Astrodon Tru-Balance 1.25" 5nm Ha: 6x600" (1h) bin 1x1
Astrodon Tru-Balance 1.25" 5nm Ha: 6x900" (1h 30') bin 1x1

Integration: 3h

Avg. Moon age: 20.78 days

Avg. Moon phase: 64.35%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 1292503

RA center: 22h29m43s

DEC center: -20°4843

Pixel scale: 8.608 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 358.729 degrees

Field radius: 2.827 degrees


Resolution: 1846x1478

Locations: Astro La Vista Observatory, Prescott, AZ, United States

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Helix Nebula, 



    
        

            Jim Matzger