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M27, Dumbbell Nebula

Messier 27 is a planetary nebula in the constellation Vulpecula at a distance of about 1,360 light years, discovered by Charles Messier in 1764. The brightness of Messier 27 is magnitude 7.5 and its diameter is about 8 arcminutes.

Name and aliases M 27, NGC 6853
Common names Diabolo Nebula, Dumbbell Nebula
Type Planetary Nebula
Coordinates 19:59:36.36 +22:43:16.3
Radial velocity -42.0 km/s
Magnitude 7.4 (V)
Size 6.7 (arcminutes)
Spectral type DAO.6
Link Simbad
Link HyperLeda

M27, Dumbbell Nebula

Telescope
TS 90/600
Camera
Atik one 6.0
Mount
Skywatcher HEQ5
Flattener
TSFlat2,5
OAG
TS 2" Off Axis Guider
Exposure
56 * 300sec with Baader L filter, 8 * 300sec RGB, 45 * 300sec Ha Baader 7nm