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The HELIX Nebula - NGC7293, 


            Wissam Ayoub
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The HELIX Nebula - NGC7293

Acquisition type: Electronically-Assisted Astronomy (EAA, e.g. based on a live video feed)

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Explore Scientific 127mm ED TRIPLET APO

Imaging cameras: ZWO ASI1600MM Pro-Cool

Mounts: iOptron CEM60

Guiding cameras: ZWO ASI290MM mini

Focal reducers: Explore Scientific 0.7 Reducer/Flattener

Software: Adobe Photoshop CC  ·  PixInsight 1.8.8 Ripley

Filters: Chroma 3nm OIII  ·  Chroma 3nm Ha

Accessory: ZWO EAF Electronic Auto Focuser  ·  ZWO OAG  ·  ZWO 8x 1.25" Filter Wheel (EFW)

Dates:Oct. 8, 2020Oct. 9, 2020

Chroma 3nm Ha: 60x300" (gain: 200.00) -10C bin 1x1
Chroma 3nm OIII: 60x300" (gain: 200.00) -10C bin 1x1

Integration: 10.0 hours

Darks: ~50

Flats: ~50

Bias: ~100

Avg. Moon age: 21.18 days

Avg. Moon phase: 60.12%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 4.00

Temperature: 29.00

Astrometry.net job: 3918277

RA center: 22h 29' 39"

DEC center: -20° 49' 4"

Pixel scale: 1.157 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 0.892 degrees

Field radius: 0.323 degrees

Resolution: 1546x1288

Locations: UAE desert, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates



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The HELIX Nebula - NGC7293, 


            Wissam Ayoub