Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Vulpecula (Vul)  ·  Contains:  Dumbbell nebula  ·  M 27  ·  NGC 6853
M27 - Dumbbell Nebula, 


            Ray Ellersick
M27 - Dumbbell Nebula
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M27 - Dumbbell Nebula

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Celestron EdgeHD 1100

Imaging cameras: SBIG STT-8300M

Mounts: CGEM

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Celestron EdgeHD 1100

Guiding cameras: SBIG FW8G-STT

Software: Nebulosity

Filters: Baader Planetariun CCD-Filter R  ·  Baader Planetariun CCD-Filter B  ·  Baader Planetariun CCD-Filter G

Dates:Oct. 7, 2013

Frames: 12x240" (48')

Integration: 48'

Avg. Moon age: 2.58 days

Avg. Moon phase: 7.35%

Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 173429

RA center: 19h59m35s.8

DEC center: +22°4243

Orientation: 10.015 degrees

Field radius: 0.142 degrees

Resolution: 620x479

Locations: Crater Lake National Park, Crater Lake, OR, United States


Image taken using a Celestron Edge HD 11 telescope with a SBIG STT-8300M CCD camera using separate filters for red, green, and blue. The image was made with three 4-minute exposures for each filter.


Sky plot

Sky plot


M27 - Dumbbell Nebula, 


            Ray Ellersick