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Contains:  M 27, Dumbbell nebula, NGC 6853, The star 14Vul
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M27 - The Dumbbell Nebula, 





    
        

            Insight Observatory
M27 - The Dumbbell Nebula

M27 - The Dumbbell Nebula

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Resolution: 3987x3866

Dates:June 8, 2018

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

Integration: 0.3 hours

Darks: ~1

Flats: ~1

Avg. Moon age: 23.80 days

Avg. Moon phase: 32.80%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 1.00

Astrometry.net job: 2095306

RA center: 299.701 degrees

DEC center: 22.744 degrees

Pixel scale: 1.217 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 183.036 degrees

Field radius: 0.939 degrees

Data source: Own remote observatory

Remote source: SkyPi Online Observatory

Description

The Dumbbell Nebula (also known as Apple Core Nebula, Messier 27, M 27, or NGC 6853) is a planetary nebula in the constellation Vulpecula, at a distance of about 1,360 light-years.

Imaged by: Elisha, Michael, Deneen, and Cassie.

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

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M27 - The Dumbbell Nebula, 





    
        

            Insight Observatory