Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Vulpecula (Vul)  ·  Contains:  Dumbbell nebula  ·  M 27  ·  NGC 6853
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M27, The Dumbbell Nebula, 


            Nicolas Kizilian
M27, The Dumbbell Nebula
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M27, The Dumbbell Nebula

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Meade 2080B SCT 8"

Imaging cameras: Moravian G2-8300

Mounts: Skywatcher AZ-EQ6 GT

Guiding telescopes or lenses: William Optics Zenithstar 66

Guiding cameras: QHY5L-IIc

Focal reducers: Meade f6.3 focal reducer/field flattener

Software: PixInsight 1.8  ·  PHD2  ·  Sequence Generator Pro  ·  Photoshop C6

Filters: Astrodon OIII 5nm  ·  astrodon Ha 5nm

Dates:July 14, 2016July 15, 2016

Astrodon OIII 5nm: 21x600" bin 1x1
astrodon Ha 5nm: 17x600" bin 1x1

Integration: 6.3 hours

Avg. Moon age: 10.04 days

Avg. Moon phase: 76.68%

Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 1639868

RA center: 19h 59' 37"

DEC center: +22° 43' 26"

Pixel scale: 0.787 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -175.598 degrees

Field radius: 0.421 degrees

Resolution: 3069x2318

Data source: Backyard


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M27, The Dumbbell Nebula, 


            Nicolas Kizilian