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



    
        

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M 76 Little Dumbbell Nebula

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M 76 Little Dumbbell Nebula

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Takahashi TOA 130 mm F 7,7

Imaging cameras: Canon EOS 600D modded

Mounts: Celestron CGEM

Guiding telescopes or lenses: ZWO 60 mm F4,6

Guiding cameras: Lacerta MGEN V2

Software: Astro Pixel Processor APP

Filters: Hutech IDAS 1.25" LPS D1

Accessory: Takahashi TOA-FL35


Dates:Sept. 20, 2020

Frames:Hutech IDAS 1.25" LPS D1: 45x240" (3h) ISO800

Integration: 3h

Darks: 10

Flats: 25

Bias: 60

Avg. Moon age: 3.51 days

Avg. Moon phase: 13.30%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 8.00


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 3930683

RA center: 01h42m31s.7

DEC center: +51°3437

Pixel scale: 0.903 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 84.618 degrees

Field radius: 0.327 degrees


Resolution: 2019x1652

Locations: Back yard, Haarlem, North Holland, Netherlands

Data source: Backyard

Description

M76 (Little Dumbell ) a planetary nebula 2,500 – 15.000 ly away with a with of 1.23 ly.

The apparent dimensions are 2,7 x 1.8 min

The central star has a magnitude of 16.5.

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