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Contains:  14 Vul, Dumbbell nebula, M 27, M27, NGC 6853, PK060-03.1, The star 14Vul
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M27 Dumbbell Nebula, 



    
        

            Gebhard Maurer
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M27 Dumbbell Nebula

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Dates:Aug. 23, 2019

Frames: 36x150" ISO800

Integration: 1.5 hours

Avg. Moon age: 22.02 days

Avg. Moon phase: 51.31%

Temperature: 25.00


Astrometry.net job: 2945809

RA center: 19h 59' 36"

DEC center: +22° 43' 16"

Pixel scale: 0.883 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -67.935 degrees

Field radius: 0.663 degrees


Resolution: 4706x2647

Locations: Backyard, Raglitz, Niederösterreich, Austria

Data source: Traveller

Description

The Dumbbell Nebula (also known as Apple Core Nebula, Messier 27, M 27, or NGC 6853) is a planetary nebula in the constellation Vulpecula, at a distance of about 1227 light-years. This object was the first planetary nebula to be discovered by Charles Messier in 1764. At its brightness of visual magnitude 7.5 and its diameter of about 8 arcminutes, it is easily visible in binoculars, and a popular observing target in amateur telescopes.

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M27 Dumbbell Nebula, 



    
        

            Gebhard Maurer