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M27 Dumbbell Nebula, 



    
        

            Michael Caller
M27 Dumbbell Nebula
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M27 Dumbbell Nebula

M27 Dumbbell Nebula, 



    
        

            Michael Caller
M27 Dumbbell Nebula
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M27 Dumbbell Nebula

Equipment

Imaging Telescopes Or Lenses
Celestron 8 SE 8SE
Imaging Cameras
Cannon 800D
Mounts
EQ6 R Pro SkyWatcher
Accessories
Guide Scope 60mm Altair Guidescope · Celestron F6.3 Reducer/Corrector F6.3 Reducer/Corrector
Software
Photoshop CC 2019 · PhD 2 · APT
Guiding Cameras
Altair Astro GP Cam2 130 mono Guide Camrea

Acquisition details

Dates:
Oct. 28, 2018
Frames:
28x180" (1h 24') ISO800 bin 1x1
Integration:
1h 24'
Darks:
25
Flats:
30
Bias:
30
Avg. Moon age:
18.71 days
Avg. Moon phase:
83.36%
Bortle Dark-Sky Scale:
5.00
Temperature:
2.00

Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 2864329

RA center: 19h59m28s.3

DEC center: +22°4528

Pixel scale: 0.634 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 269.813 degrees

Field radius: 0.424 degrees

Resolution: 4045x2611

Locations: Backyard, South Croydon, Surrey, United Kingdom

Data source: Backyard

Description

M27 Dumbbell Nebula was my first successful deep sky image, taken from my back garden.

Date: 28.10.18

Coordinates - LAT 51 20 27 N LONG 0 -3 -13 W

Altitude - 170m

Light Frames 28 x 180sec @ 800ISO (Starting at 18:30)

Dark Frames 25 x 180sec @ 800ISO

Flat Frames 30 x 1/80th @ 800ISO

BIAS Frames 30 x 1/4000th @ 800ISO

Cannon DLSR 800D

Celestron 8SE SCT 2000mm Focal Length

Celestron Focal Reducer f6.3 (Providing 1260mm Focal Length)

Skywatcher EQ6-R Pro (EQ Mount)

Altair 60mm Guide Scope

Altair GP130M Guide Camrea

QHY Poolmaster Camera (Polar Alighment)

Polar Alighment - Poolmaster

Guiding - PHD2

Imaging - APT Astrophotography

Stacking - DeepSkyStacker (DSS)

Processing - Photoshop CC 2019

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M27 Dumbbell Nebula, 



    
        

            Michael Caller

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