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Contains:  NGC 6910, gamma Cyg nebula, IC 1318, The star Sadr (γCyg)
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Heart of Cygnus, 


            Ken-ichiro Tanaka
Heart of Cygnus

Heart of Cygnus

Technical card

Imaging telescope or lens:KOWA PROMINAR 500mm F5.6 FL

Imaging camera:Canon EOS 60Da

Mount:HEQ5 Pro mount

Guiding telescope or lens:Pencil Borg 25

Guiding camera:Lodestar

Focal reducer:KOWA TX07 350mm F4

Software:AstroArts StellaImage7O'Telescope BackyardEOSCCDStack 2Photoshop CC

Resolution: 2000x1324

Dates:April 27, 2014

Frames: 24x480"

Integration: 3.2 hours

Avg. Moon age: 27.71 days

Avg. Moon phase: 3.72% job: 230825

RA center: 305.560 degrees

DEC center: 40.126 degrees

Pixel scale: 6.460 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 179.532 degrees

Field radius: 2.151 degrees



Ken-ichiro Tanaka
License: None (All rights reserved)

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Heart of Cygnus, 


            Ken-ichiro Tanaka

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