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Observation by Miguel Araújo: M27 (sketch)

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Miguel Araújo


Miguel Araújo


2018 Dec 06 - 21:36


2019 Apr 13 - 12:51


The Apple Core Nebula (M27)

  • 203mm SCT + 26mm eyepiece
  • pencil grades HB & 2B, stumps
  • Fine Grain paper
  • Digitised and slightly processed with GIMP

Lake Alqueva Observatory, Monsaraz, Portugal

Target name

M27 (Dumbell nebula)


M27 (sketch)

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I made this sketch of M27 at a dark sky reserve in Monsaraz, Portugal.  This accurately shows what  could be seen through a classic Celestron 8" telescope with a 'silvertop' Vixen 26mm eyepiece.   

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