Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Lyra (Lyr)  ·  Contains:  IC 1296  ·  M 57  ·  NGC 6720  ·  Ring nebula in Lyra
M57 The Ring Nebula, 



    
        

            Andy Booth
M57 The Ring Nebula
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M57 The Ring Nebula

M57 The Ring Nebula, 



    
        

            Andy Booth
M57 The Ring Nebula
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M57 The Ring Nebula

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Altair Astro 8" Ritchey-Chretien

Imaging cameras: Canon EOS 450D / Digital Rebel XSi / Kiss X2

Mounts: Sky-Watcher EQ-6 Goto

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Skywatcher 102mm F5.9 Guidescope

Guiding cameras: NexImage 5

Software: PHD guiding  ·  Star Tools  ·  DeepSkyStacker  ·  APT - Astro Photography Tool

Filters: Baader Planetarium UHC_S 2"


Dates:July 11, 2013

Frames: 4x360" (24')

Integration: 24'

Avg. Moon age: 2.91 days

Avg. Moon phase: 9.29%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 115311

RA center: 18h 53' 40"

DEC center: +33° 3' 28"

Pixel scale: 2.256 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -83.487 degrees

Field radius: 0.379 degrees


Resolution: 1024x644

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M57 The Ring Nebula, 



    
        

            Andy Booth