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Technical card

Resolution: 4641x3498

Dates: June 17, 2017

Frames:
ZWO Blue Filter Optimized for ASI1600: 15x90" bin 2x2
ZWO Green Filter Optimized for ASI1600: 15x90" bin 2x2
ZWO L (IR-Cutoff) Filter Optimized for ASI1600: 20x120" bin 1x1
ZWO Red Filter Optimized for ASI1600: 15x90" bin 2x2

Integration: 1.8 hours

Avg. Moon age: 21.67 days

Avg. Moon phase: 55.05%

Astrometry.net job: 1708690

RA center: 308.307 degrees

DEC center: 41.626 degrees

Pixel scale: 9.334 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 47.998 degrees

Field radius: 7.535 degrees

Locations: Butser Ancient Farm, Chalton, Hampshire, United Kingdom

Description

The region around Deneb and Sadr, in the Cygnus constellation.
Full of stars and nebulosity, given it's special position in the middle of the Milky Way, this picture features many of them, like the North America, Pelican, Gamma Cyg Nebula, Crescent.

Blog article: http://blog.gulinux.net/blog/cygnus-heart

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Marco Gulino
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