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Contains:  M 27, Dumbbell nebula, NGC 6853, The star 14Vul
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M27 from the CAO, 


M27 from the CAO

M27 from the CAO

Technical card

Resolution: 1808x1446

Dates:May 27, 2017

Baader Planetarium Blue: 9x300" -20C bin 2x2
Baader Planetarium Green: 9x300" -20C bin 2x2
Baader Planetarium Luminance: 10x300" -20C bin 1x1
Baader Planetarium Red: 9x300" -20C bin 2x2

Integration: 3.1 hours

Darks: ~10

Avg. Moon age: 1.96 days

Avg. Moon phase: 4.29%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 4.00

Temperature: 12.00 job: 1600830

RA center: 19h 59' 38"

DEC center: +22° 43' 33"

Pixel scale: 1.830 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -91.621 degrees

Field radius: 0.588

Locations: Carr Astronomical Observatory, Blue Mountain, Ontario, Canada


A quick shot of M27 from the Royal Astronomical Society of Canada - Toronto Centre's Carr Astronomical Observatory in the Blue Mountains, Ontario near Georgian Bay.

Taken at far too short a focal length but I think it looks OK despite the aggressive cropping.



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Sky plot

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M27 from the CAO,