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Contains:  M 97, M97, NGC 3587, NGC3594, Owl nebula, PK148+57.1
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M97 - Owl Nebula, 


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M97 - Owl Nebula

Technical card

Dates:April 18, 2018

Baader Blue: 1x300" bin 2x2
Baader Green: 1x300" bin 2x2
Baader Luminance: 1x300" bin 1x1
Baader Red: 1x300" bin 2x2

Integration: 0.4 hours

Darks: ~1

Flats: ~1

Avg. Moon age: 2.59 days

Avg. Moon phase: 7.40%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 1.00 job: 2033506

RA center: 11h 14' 45"

DEC center: +54° 59' 40"

Pixel scale: 4.855 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -32.368 degrees

Field radius: 0.971 degrees

Resolution: 1017x1017

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

Data source: Own remote observatory

Remote source: Insight Observatory


The Owl Nebula is a planetary nebula located approximately 2,030 light-years away in the constellation Ursa Major.

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



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M97 - Owl Nebula, 


            Insight Observatory