Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Vulpecula (Vul)  ·  Contains:  Dumbbell Nebula  ·  M 27  ·  NGC 6853  ·  PK060-03.1
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M27 Dumbbell Nebula, 



    
        

            David A Pyle
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M27 Dumbbell Nebula

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M27 Dumbbell Nebula, 



    
        

            David A Pyle
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M27 Dumbbell Nebula

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Orion 8" f4.9 Newtonian

Imaging cameras: QHY163M Monochrome Cooled QHY163M

Mounts: Skywatcher EQ6-R Pro

Guiding telescopes or lenses: QHY Mini Guidescope

Guiding cameras: QHY5III290 Monochrome QHY5III290 Guide Camera

Focal reducers: Baader MPCC Multi-Purpose Coma Corrector

Software: NINA,PhD2,PixInsight

Filters: Baader LRGB 2"  ·  Baader Ha Narrowband 7nm CCD-Filter 2" Baader Ha 2”  ·  Baader OIII 8.5nm 2" Baader OIII 2”  ·  Baader SII 8nm 2“

Accessory: Baader Diamond Steeltrack 2" Diamond Steeltrack Focuser  ·  Pegasus Astro Universal Focus Cube Autofocuser  ·  Pegasus Astro Pocket Powerbox Advanced Astro powerbox  ·  QHYCFW3-L Filter Wheel


Dates:July 17, 2021

Frames:
Baader Ha Narrowband 7nm CCD-Filter 2" Baader Ha 2”: 65x180" (3h 15') (gain: 120.00) -2C bin 1x1
Baader OIII 8.5nm 2" Baader OIII 2”: 65x180" (3h 15') (gain: 120.00) -2C bin 1x1

Integration: 6h 30'

Darks: 20

Flats: 20

Flat darks: 20

Avg. Moon age: 7.46 days

Avg. Moon phase: 50.81%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 5.00


RA center: 19h59m36s.960

DEC center: +22°4310.12

Pixel scale: 0.259 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -2.232 degrees

Field radius: 0.308 degrees

More info:Open 


Resolution: 6784x5216

Locations: Corpus Christi, TX, Corpus Christi, TX, United States

Data source: Backyard

Description

I enjoyed capturing this target over others lately because everything just worked perfectly. Guiding was great, weather was cooperating, etc. I processed this one to HOO pallette.

Ha 65x180" Gain 120 Offset 50
OIII 65x180" Gain 120 Offset 50

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M27 Dumbbell Nebula, 



    
        

            David A Pyle