M27 Dumbbell Nebula | Tim Richmond

Photographer
Tim Richmond
Email
timmae@gmail.com
Location of photo
Saint Petersburg, Florida
Date/Time of photo
7/29/2012 @ 10pm EST
Equipment
Meade 12in LX200GPS @ f6.7, AO-8, SBIG ST8-XME
Description
The Dumbbell Nebula is a planetary nebula in the constellation Vulpecula approximately 1360 light years away. Captured on a rare, clear summer night and RGB combined with 80mins of integration for each channel.