Hemisphere:  Southern  ·  Constellation: Aquarius (Aqr)  ·  Contains:  Helix nebula  ·  NGC 7293  ·  PK036-57.1
NGC 7293 - The Helix Nebula, 



    
        

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NGC 7293 - The Helix Nebula

NGC 7293 - The Helix Nebula, 



    
        

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NGC 7293 - The Helix Nebula

Equipment

Imaging Telescopes Or Lenses
ATEO - 1 (16" f3.75 Dream Astrograph)
Mounts
ATEO-1 (Paramount ME)
Filters
ATEO-1 (Luminance) · ATEO-1 (Blue) · ATEO-1 (Green) · ATEO-1 (Baader Red)
Software
PixInsight 1.8 · Adobe Photoshop 6 CS Extended
Guiding Cameras
Guiding Cameras ATEO-1 and ATEO-2 (Starlight Xpress Lodestar X2)

Acquisition details

Dates:
Oct. 26, 2017
Frames:
Baader Red: 1x300" (5') bin 2x2
Blue: 1x300" (5') bin 2x2
Green: 1x300" (5') bin 2x2
Luminance: 1x300" (5') bin 1x1
Integration:
20'
Darks:
1
Avg. Moon age:
6.11 days
Avg. Moon phase:
36.59%
Bortle Dark-Sky Scale:
1.00

RA center: 22h29m19s.62

DEC center: -20°4856.8

Pixel scale: 4.791 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -33.503 degrees

Field radius: 0.936 degrees

More info:Open 

Resolution: 995x994

Locations: SkyPi Remote Observatory, Pie Town, New Mexico, United States

Data source: Own remote observatory

Remote source: Insight Observatory

Description

The Helix Nebula, also known as The Helix, NGC 7293, is a large planetary nebula located in the constellation Aquarius.

Imaged by Nolan and Ella.

Imaged on Insight Observatory's Astronomical Telescope for Educational Outreach (ATEO-1).

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NGC 7293 - The Helix Nebula, 



    
        

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