Hemisphere:  Southern  ·  Constellation: Aquarius (Aqr)  ·  Contains:  Helix Nebula  ·  NGC 7293

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    The Helix Nebula ( Eye of Sauron)

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      The Helix Nebula ( Eye of Sauron), 



    
        

            Logan Carpenter
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      The Helix Nebula ( Eye of Sauron)

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      Imaging telescopes or lenses: Sky-Watcher SkyWatcher Esprit 120ED

      Imaging cameras: ZWO ASI2600mmPro

      Mounts: iOptron CEM120

      Guiding telescopes or lenses: Orion 60mm guidescope

      Guiding cameras: ZWO ASI290mini

      Software: NINA  ·  PHD 2  ·  PixInsight 1.8 8-1 Pixinsight  ·  photoshop cc 2019

      Filters: Optolong OIII 7nm 2"  ·  Optolong Ha 7nm 2"

      Accessory: ZWO EFW 2in Filter Wheel  ·  Pegasus Astro Focus Cube 2


      Dates:Sept. 3, 2021Sept. 5, 2021Sept. 8, 2021

      Frames:
      Optolong Ha 7nm 2": 58x900" (14h 30') (gain: 120.00) -10C bin 1x1
      Optolong OIII 7nm 2": 24x600" (4h) (gain: 120.00) -10C bin 1x1

      Integration: 18h 30'

      Darks: 20

      Flats: 40

      Flat darks: 40

      Avg. Moon age: 18.49 days

      Avg. Moon phase: 6.39%

      Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 5.00

      Temperature: 11.67


      Basic astrometry details

      Astrometry.net job: 4999657

      RA center: 22h29m40s

      DEC center: -20°5034

      Pixel scale: 1.990 arcsec/pixel

      Orientation: 90.810 degrees

      Field radius: 0.917 degrees


      Resolution: 2771x1823

      Locations: Auckland, New Zealand, Auckland, New Zealand

      Data source: Backyard

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