This planetary nebula is about 2,000 to 3,000 light years away, it’s distance is not well known. It is also known as the Little Dumbbell, in Pereus.
Camera: SBIG ST-10XME
Filters: Astrodon LRGB
Dates: December 5, 2005
Exposure: HaRGB: Ha=3x30min, RGB=3x5min each for 135 minutes total at -30C