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



    
        

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M76, the little Dumbell nebula

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M76, the little Dumbell nebula, 



    
        

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M76, the little Dumbell nebula

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Imaging telescopes or lenses: Meade LX65 8" ACF Telescope

Imaging cameras: ZWO ASI294MC Pro color Camera

Mounts: iOptron CEM25P Mount

Focal reducers: TS-Optics CCD47 0,67x Reducer

Software: Gimp 2.10 Software  ·  AstroPixelProcessor Software

Filters: Baader UV/IR-Cut Filter 2" Filter

Accessory: ZWO ASI AIR Pro Astrophotography controllerbox


Dates:Feb. 11, 2021

Frames: 44x60" (44') (gain: 200.00) -15C bin 1x1

Integration: 44'

Darks: 30

Flats: 30

Bias: 30

Avg. Moon age: 29.25 days

Avg. Moon phase: 0.09%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 4.00

Temperature: -7.00


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 4325415

RA center: 01h42m16s.8

DEC center: +51°3430

Pixel scale: 0.648 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 263.562 degrees

Field radius: 0.442 degrees


Resolution: 4048x2784

Locations: Home, Oppenau, Baden-Württemberg, Germany

Data source: Backyard

Description

The little Dumbell nebula, a planetary nebula at a distance of 2400 lightyears. This nebula looks like the (big) Dumbell nebula (M27), that's why it's called this way. It's a small nebula, that's why you don't see that much detail.

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M76, the little Dumbell nebula, 



    
        

            Matteo Mooren