M27, Dumbbell Nebula

 

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Object:
M27, Dumbell Nebula in Vulpecula
Coordinates:
RA = 19h 59.6m, DEC = +22 43'
Telescope:
Meade 10" f/8 ACF
Mount:
Losmandy G11 German Equatorial
Guide Scope:
Stellarvue S80/9D refractor supported by a Robin Casady TGAD (Tandem Guidescope Aiming Device)
Guide Camera:
Orion StarShoot AutoGuider with PHD guiding software
Imaging Camera:
QSI-583ws
Filters/Exposures:
Five 3-minute exposures through Astrodon LRGBHa filters, stacked and color combined in MaximDL, and tweeked in Photoshop.
Shooting Location:
Virginia Beach, VA
Date/Time:
07 September 2013
Comments: