The Owl Nebula (M97)

Posted by azstarman01
on Wednesday, June 19, 2013

This is an image of the Owl Nebula, also known as M97. This is a planetary nebula about 2,000 light years away in the constellation Ursa Major.

May 12 - June 10, 2013

Location: Rancho Hidalgo, NM

Telescope: TEC-140 (F7)

Camera: SBIG ST-8300M

Mount: AP900 GTO

Luminance: 24x20 minutes (binned 1x1)

Red: 12x15 minutes (binned 2x2)

Green: 12x15 minutes (binned 2x2)

Blue: 12x15 minutes (binned 2x2)

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