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T87 - Eight Burst Nebula - VEL
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T87 - Eight Burst Nebula - VEL

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Bright, blue green incomplete ring surrounds a bright central star. Nice!

Object Information

Name T87 - Eight Burst Nebula - VEL
Type Planetary Nebula
Constellation Vela
Catalogue NGC 3132

Acquisition / Processing

Exposure All TAAS Objects:
FOV = About 1 degree in width
All faint objects are L - 6 x 600 sec Bin 1 = 1 Hr.
All bright objects are L - 6 x 300 sec Bin 1 - 0.5 Hr.
Telescope AP 160 @ f7.7
Camera SBIG STT-8300
Camera Temp -40ÂșC
Guiding SBIG Internal
Mount AP 900GTO
Filters Astrodon-Gen 2 LRGB
Location San Pedro Creek, NM
Date February 24, 2014

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