Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Perseus (Per)  ·  Contains:  Barbell Nebula  ·  Cork Nebula  ·  Little Dumbbell Nebula  ·  M 76  ·  NGC 650
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M76 Little Dumbell Nebula, 



    
        

            Martin Lysomirski
M76 Little Dumbell Nebula
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M76 Little Dumbell Nebula

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M76 Little Dumbell Nebula, 



    
        

            Martin Lysomirski
M76 Little Dumbell Nebula
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M76 Little Dumbell Nebula

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Celestron c9.25

Imaging cameras: ZWO ASI294MC Pro ZWO ASI294 MC Pro

Mounts: Ioptron GEM 45 Ioptron GEM45

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Astro Tech AT 60ED AT60ED

Guiding cameras: ZWO ASI120MM-S

Focal reducers: Meade f6.3 focal reducer/field flattener F6.3 Focal reducer

Software: APP  ·  Denoise AI  ·  PixInsight 1.8.6 Ripley

Filters: Optolong L-eXtreme 2"

Accessory: ZWO Asiair


Dates:Aug. 14, 2020

Frames: 22x240" (1h 28')

Integration: 1h 28'

Avg. Moon age: 24.74 days

Avg. Moon phase: 23.77%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 3786162

RA center: 01h42m16s.6

DEC center: +51°3502

Pixel scale: 0.789 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 279.265 degrees

Field radius: 0.415 degrees


Resolution: 3138x2118

Data source: Backyard

Description

M76, the Little Dumbell Nebula. I took this image on 8-14-2020 with my Celestron C9.25, F6.3 reducer, and ZWO 294 MC Pro camera running at -15c, gain 175. This was taken with the new Optolong L'eXtreme filter. 22 x 4 minutes (88 minutes total integration time). Guided on Ioptron Gem45 mount.

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M76 Little Dumbell Nebula, 



    
        

            Martin Lysomirski