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
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“
Accessories
Baader Diamond Steeltrack 2" Diamond Steeltrack Focuser · Pegasus Astro Universal Focus Cube Autofocuser · Pegasus Astro Pocket Powerbox Advanced Astro powerbox · QHYCFW3-L Filter Wheel · Baader MPCC Multi-Purpose Coma Corrector
Software
NINA,PhD2,PixInsight
Guiding Telescopes Or Lenses
QHY Mini Guidescope
Guiding Cameras
QHY5III290 Monochrome QHY5III290 Guide Camera

Acquisition details

Dates:
July 17, 2021
Frames:
Baader Ha Narrowband 7nm CCD-Filter 2" Baader Ha 2”: 65x180" (3h 15') (gain: 120.00) -2°C bin 1x1
Baader OIII 8.5nm 2" Baader OIII 2”: 65x180" (3h 15') (gain: 120.00) -2°C 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