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Messier 27 Dumbell nebula

M27 by Gerard van den Braak

Object data

Object type:

M27 (NGC 6853)

Size object:

26.7 x 6.7 arcmins

Magnitude:

7.4 (central star 13.9)

Constellation:

Taurus

Distance:

1.300 LY

 

 

Exposure data

Date, time

2007-08-12   ~03.00 hour

Julian day number

2454 324

Location:

Zuidlaren, Holland

Telescope:

Sugar-3 telescope 255mm F5 Newton

Camera:

ST 2000XM CFW10

Filters:

L: 15min

R: 15 min
  G: 15min
  B: 15 min

Temperature outside:

+120C

Temperature CCD:

-200C

Binning:

2x2

Field of view:

28x21 arcmins

Imaged by:

Gerard van den Braak

Processing tools:

CcdSoft,V5  Photoshop CS3

Notes: