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



    
        

            Chris Vaughan
Helix Nebula
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Helix Nebula

Helix Nebula, 



    
        

            Chris Vaughan
Helix Nebula
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Helix Nebula

Equipment

Imaging Telescopes Or Lenses
GSO 8" f5 Newton
Imaging Cameras
ZWO Optical ASI071MC-cool
Mounts
Celestron CGEM
Software
PixInsight · Astrophotography Tool (APT)
Guiding Telescopes Or Lenses
William Optics 50mm Guide Scope
Guiding Cameras
ZWO Optical ASI290MM

Acquisition details

Dates:
Sept. 20, 2017
Frames:
224x90" (5h 36')
Integration:
5h 36'
Avg. Moon age:
0.29 days
Avg. Moon phase:
0.09%

Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 1789297

RA center: 22h29m36s.7

DEC center: -20°5020

Pixel scale: 0.975 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 90.817 degrees

Field radius: 0.569 degrees

Resolution: 3507x2317

Locations: Home, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia

Data source: Backyard

Description

Taken over 5 night Sep 2017

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Helix Nebula, 



    
        

            Chris Vaughan