Binocular Highlight: Planetary Nebula M27

Seronik, Gary
October 2008
Sky & Telescope;Oct2008, Vol. 116 Issue 4, p49
The article offers information on the planetary nebula Messier 27 (M27). M27 is also known as the Dunbbell Nebula for its telescopic appearance and is a 7.3-magnitude glow situated within the Milky Way. It has been associated by the author with Sagitta, the Arrow, because his favorite route to the nebula is via the distinctive little constellation.


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