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|Description:||This nebula is nicknamed the "Little Dumbbell Nebula" because of its resemblence to M 27. We are witnessing the death of an average size star as it sheds its outer layers forming the two lobes that we see here. Each lobe is about a light year across.|
|Distance:||About 4000 light years|
|Date:||24 & 27 august, 2 september 2005|
|Equipment:||12"RC @ f/9, ST10XME, AP1200|
7.75 hours 6nm Ha
RGB: 30 minutes each, binned 2x2