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Contains:  Helix nebula, NGC 7293
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The Helix Nebula, 





    
        

            HaydenAstro(NZ)
The Helix Nebula

The Helix Nebula

Technical card

Resolution: 4552x2892

Dates:Aug. 29, 2019

Frames: 39x60"

Integration: 0.7 hours

Avg. Moon age: 28.44 days

Avg. Moon phase: 1.34%

Astrometry.net job: 2887155

RA center: 22h 29' 35"

DEC center: -20° 50' 24"

Pixel scale: 1.364 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 168.319 degrees

Field radius: 1.022

Locations: Backyard, Lower Hutt, Wellington, New Zealand

Data source: Backyard

Description

The setup and imaging tonight was absolutely flawless, great polar alignment with pin point sharp stars. However the image processing was not so great, did get as much color as I was hoping from the Helix, possibly due to the not so long exposure time!

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HaydenWatson
HaydenAstro(NZ)
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Vibrance and Exposure Increased making object more visible

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The Helix Nebula, 





    
        

            HaydenAstro(NZ)