Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Contains:  Dumbbell nebula  ·  M 27  ·  NGC 6853  ·  The star 14Vul
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M27 - Fast Newton is back, 


M27 - Fast Newton is back
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M27 - Fast Newton is back

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: SkyWatcher Newton 200mm f/4

Imaging cameras: Canon 700D

Mounts: EQ6-R

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Orion Shorttube 80A Orion ShortTube

Guiding cameras: Orion Starshoot Autoguider

Software: Startools  ·  PHD2  ·  APT - Astro Photography Tool  ·  Deep Sky Tracker

Filters: Hutech IDAS 2" LPS D1

Accessory: Skywatcher Coma corrector

Dates:July 17, 2018

Frames: 41x240" ISO400

Integration: 2.7 hours

Darks: ~30

Flats: ~30

Flat darks: ~30

Bias: ~36

Avg. Moon age: 4.99 days

Avg. Moon phase: 25.66%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 5.00

Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 2168859

RA center: 19h 59' 37"

DEC center: +22° 40' 44"

Pixel scale: 1.477 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 274.897 degrees

Field radius: 0.815 degrees

Resolution: 3306x2202

Locations: Idice, Bologna, BO, Italy

Data source: Backyard


It took a loot of time to fix collimation issues and find a clear night for a subject, but at last we did!



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M27 - Fast Newton is back, 



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