Hemisphere:  Southern  ·  Constellation: Aquarius (Aqr)  ·  Contains:  Helix nebula  ·  NGC 7293
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Helix nebula

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Helix nebula

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Imaging telescopes or lenses: Williams Optics FLT132 Refractor

Imaging cameras: Canon 40D astrodon unfiltered

Mounts: CGE

Guiding telescopes or lenses: sky watcher Equinox 80ED

Guiding cameras: Meade LPI Camera

Focal reducers: William Optics AFR IV

Software: DSS DeepSkyStacker 3.3.2  ·  Adobe Photoshop CS2


Dates:Aug. 28, 2011

Frames: 27x180" (1h 21')

Integration: 1h 21'

Avg. Moon age: 28.82 days

Avg. Moon phase: 0.56%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 148821

RA center: 22h 29' 38"

DEC center: -20° 47' 16"

Pixel scale: 1.531 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 87.445 degrees

Field radius: 0.978 degrees


Resolution: 3825x2553

Locations: Pic de Chateaurenard, Saint-Veran, Hautes-Alpes, France

Data source: Traveller

Description

Helix nebula or NGC 7293 done in good conditions from the Saint Veran site

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Helix nebula, 



    
        

            christian.hennes