NGC 7293, The Helix Nebula

copyright Robert Gendler 2006

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Composite/Mosaic image

Cumulative Exposure 26 Hours


Image data acquired at the Nighthawk Observatory

Image data acquired remotely using CCDAutoPilot2

RCOS 20RC f/8 and 12.5" Carbon Truss Ritchey-Chrétien with RCOS Field Flattener / Corrector.

Software Bisque Paramount ME, SBIG STL-11000XM