The Little Dumbbell (M76)

Posted by jambroseus2
on Saturday, December 5, 2009

by John Ambrose


The Little Dumbbell Nebula; Distance 3400 ly; Mag 10.1; Size 2.7 x 1.8 arcmin 

Taken at Coyle Field, NJ Pinelands on 11-8-09 at 8PM

Telescope: LX200GPS 10" at f/3.3; Alt-Az mode
Camera:  Canon 20Da at prime focus;
Exposure: 44 min composite (66 x 40 sec subs); ISO1600
IDAS filter; ISO 1600.

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