NGC 7293 Helix Nebula

 

Helix Nebula

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Object: NGC 7293 Helix Nebula - Constellation Aquarius

Distance: 695 light years

Date(s) Taken: Various Dates from Sept 11 through Oct 4, 2005

Telescope: Orion XT - 10

Camera: ST 2000 XM, Operating at -15 deg C sensor temperature

Exposures: 5.2 hours total duration

10 Luminance- 10 Minute Images binned 1x1

7 Red - 10 Minute Images binned 2x2

7 Green - 10 Minute Images binned 2x2

7 Blue - 10 Minute Images binned 2x2

 

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