M27 (Dumbbell Nebula)

M27 (also known as the Dumbbell Nebula because of its shape) is a planetary nebula in the constellation Vulpecula, just north of the bright star Altair.

My photo:

Photo location: Monifieth (near Dundee), Scotland, UK.

Date: 1 Oct 2015; 21:00 UTC.

Telescope: 11-inch Celestron SCT.

Camera: Pentax K3

Exposure: ISO 800, 40 30-second exposures stacked with DeepSkyStacker.

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