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IC 5146 The Cocoon Nebula

Technical card

Resolution: 1284x1613

Dates: Sept. 18, 2014Sept. 21, 2014

Frames: Baader Red, Green, Blue 36mm: 18x300" bin 2x2

Integration: 1.5 hours

Darks: ~10

Avg. Moon age: 25.24 days

Avg. Moon phase: 20.68%

Astrometry.net job: 373128

Description

Reflection/emission nebula 4000 light years away in the constellation of Cygnus the Swan. Also known as Caldwell 19 & Sh 2-125

Taken 9/18 & 9/21/2014

Camera- QHY23M
Telescope- Celestron 11" EdgeHD @ F/7

R-6x300 (bin 2x2)
G-6x300 (bin 2x2)
B-6x300 (bin 2x2)

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Chuck Manges
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IC 5146 The Cocoon Nebula, Chuck Manges

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