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M27 - The Dumbell Nebula

M27, a planetary nebula, is only 815 light years away. This shot was taken on July 21, 2011 with my modified Canon 1000XS using my 102mm APO refractor unguided on the CGEM mount. The shot was taken under the relatively dark skies of Dewey, AZ.



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