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



    
        

            Andrew Dallow
The Helix Nebula
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The Helix Nebula

Equipment

Imaging Telescopes Or Lenses
Skywatcher 300mm F/5 Newtonian Reflector
Imaging Cameras
SBIG ST-2000XM
Mounts
NEQ6 Pro
Filters
Baader Planetarium CCD - LRGB 1.25"
Accessories
SBIG CFW8 filter wheel · Moonlite Focuser Electric
Software
Maxim DL · FocusMax
Guiding Telescopes Or Lenses
Skywatcher 300mm F/5 Newtonian Reflector
Guiding Cameras
SBIG ST-2000XM

Acquisition details

Dates:
Aug. 3, 2011
Frames:
8x600" (1h 20')
Integration:
1h 20'
Avg. Moon age:
4.14 days
Avg. Moon phase:
18.17%

Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 156715

RA center: 22h29m44s.6

DEC center: -20°5020

Pixel scale: 1.017 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 172.247 degrees

Field radius: 0.247 degrees

Resolution: 620x472

Locations: Home, Darfield, Canterbury, New Zealand

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The Helix Nebula, 



    
        

            Andrew Dallow