M27 - Dumbbell Nebula

A large planetary nebula, a quarter of a degree in diameter, in the constellation Vulpecula. It was discovered by Charles Messier in 1764. The name is descriptive of its hourglass shape.

 

 Date

 2000-09-30

 Location

 Waldreichs

 Condition

 +14°C, 78%RH

 Film

Kodak Elite Chrome 200

 Exposure Time

 105 minutes

 Optics

Meade 10" f/6,3 SCT working at f/6,9 = 1750 mm

Mount & Guiding

Losmandy G-11, SBIG ST-4

 

 Date

 2003-05-30

 Location

Ebenwaldhöhe

CCD

SBIG ST-237A Chip Temperature -15°C

 Exposure Time

L:30/R:10/G:10/B:10 minutes

 Optics

Optolyth 100/700mm APO

Mount & Guiding

Losmandy G-11, ST-4 Guiding

 

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