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Contains:  IC 1296, M 57, NGC 6720, Ring nebula in Lyra
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M57 The Ring Nebula, 


            Caleb Melton
M57 The Ring Nebula
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M57 The Ring Nebula

Technical card

Imaging telescope or lens:Celestron 127 SLT

Imaging camera:Canon T3i 600D

Mount:Orion Sirius EQ-G

Dates:June 28, 2019

Frames: 130x30" ISO1600

Integration: 1.1 hours

Darks: ~10

Flats: ~20

Bias: ~50

Avg. Moon age: 25.03 days

Avg. Moon phase: 21.21%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 8.00

Basic astrometry details job: 2768720

RA center: 18h 53' 45"

DEC center: +33° 4' 40"

Pixel scale: 0.592 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 103.468 degrees

Field radius: 0.381 degrees

Resolution: 3892x2507

Data source: Backyard


This is the ring nebula. Not that great of detail, but i live in bortle 8 skies and i had no light pollution filters.



Caleb Melton
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M57 The Ring Nebula, 


            Caleb Melton