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Dumbell Planetary nebula

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Observer
Martin Griffiths
Time of observation
14/09/2013 - 21:15
Object
Dumbell nebula
Observing location
Brecon Beacons Observatory
Equipment
100mm Vixen f10 Refractor and Canon 30D DSLR
Exposure
f10, ISO 1600 35 second exposure
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Planetary nebulae are amongst my favourite objects and the beautiful Dumbbell is one of the best. 

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dawson's picture

I also love planetary nebulae. This is a great capture of M27 especially given it appears to be only one 35 second exposure! I suspect you'd get even more detail if you could stack 50 or 100 exposures of 30 seconds each. Great stuff.

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