Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Lyra (Lyr)  ·  Contains:  IC 1296  ·  M 57  ·  NGC 6720  ·  Ring nebula in Lyra
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The Ring nebula, 


            Mostafa Metwally
The Ring nebula
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The Ring nebula

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: 8 inch orion astrograph OTA

Mounts: Celestron Advanced VX VX Mount

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Orion ShortTube 80mm f/5 Guidscope

Guiding cameras: Canon 40D unmodified

Focal reducers: Baader MPCC Mark II

Software: lightroom 5  ·  deepskystacker  ·  BackyardEOS  ·  pixinsight

Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 2243719

RA center: 18h 53' 35"

DEC center: +33° 1' 44"

Pixel scale: 0.734 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 301.143 degrees

Field radius: 0.353 degrees

Resolution: 2048x1387

Locations: Home, Sheffield, United Kingdom

Data source: Backyard


Sky plot

Sky plot


The Ring nebula, 


            Mostafa Metwally