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


            Caleb Melton
M27, The Dumbbell Nebula
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M27, The Dumbbell Nebula

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Celestron 127 SLT

Imaging cameras: Canon T3i 600D

Mounts: Orion Sirius EQ-G

Dates:July 2, 2019

Frames: 90x60" ISO1600

Integration: 1.5 hours

Darks: ~30

Flats: ~20

Bias: ~90

Avg. Moon age: 29.19 days

Avg. Moon phase: 0.13%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 8.00

Basic astrometry details job: 2777357

RA center: 19h 59' 48"

DEC center: +22° 50' 56"

Pixel scale: 1.826 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 112.445 degrees

Field radius: 0.429 degrees

Resolution: 1437x893

Data source: Backyard


Shot in my backyard in suburban light pollution.



Caleb Melton
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  • M27, The Dumbbell Nebula, 


            Caleb Melton
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            Caleb Melton

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M27, The Dumbbell Nebula, 


            Caleb Melton