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Sh2-101 The Tulip Nebula in Cygnus

Contains: The star ηCyg

Technical card

Imaging telescope or lens: Takahashi FSQ-106N FSQ

Imaging camera: QSI 583wsg

Mount: apt1200gto AP1200

Software: CCD Autopilot 5

Resolution: 2926x2144

Dates: Aug. 25, 2012

Frames: 37x600"

Integration: 6.2 hours

Avg. Moon age: 7.84 days

Avg. Moon phase: 54.84%

Astrometry.net job: 1511947

RA center: 299.938 degrees

DEC center: 35.410 degrees

Pixel scale: 2.103 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -179.271 degrees

Field radius: 1.059 degrees

Locations: ImagingInfinity Observatory, Bethune, SC, United States

Description

The Tulip Nebula is an emission nebula in the constellation of Cygnus.

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Sh2-101 The Tulip Nebula in Cygnus, Hap Griffin