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Contains:  The star 68Cyg

Image of the day 09/21/2020

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    Sh2-119 in Cygnus, 


            Erik Pirtala
    Sh2-119 in Cygnus
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    Sh2-119 in Cygnus

    Technical card

    Imaging telescopes or lenses: GSO 6" f/4 Imaging Newtonian Telescope

    Imaging cameras: ASI1600MM-C

    Mounts: SkyWatcher EQ-6 Pro, SkyWatcher EQ-6 Pro

    Focal reducers: Sky-watcher f/4 Aplnatic coma corrector

    Software: Sequence Generator Pro Seqence Generator Pro  ·  PixInsight, Photoshop

    Filters: Astrodon SII 3nm  ·  Astrodon OIII 3nm  ·  Astrodon Ha 5nm

    Dates:Sept. 5, 2020Sept. 10, 2020Sept. 13, 2020

    Astrodon Ha 5nm: 62x360" (gain: 200.00) bin 1x1
    Astrodon OIII 3nm: 70x360" (gain: 200.00) bin 1x1
    Astrodon SII 3nm: 60x360" (gain: 200.00) bin 1x1

    Integration: 19.2 hours

    Avg. Moon age: 21.73 days

    Avg. Moon phase: 53.03%

    Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 3.00

    Basic astrometry details job: 3845755

    RA center: 21h 19' 29"

    DEC center: +43° 50' 34"

    Pixel scale: 2.737 arcsec/pixel

    Orientation: 357.107 degrees

    Field radius: 1.394 degrees

    Resolution: 3000x2108

    Data source: Own remote observatory

    Remote source: Non-commercial independent facility


    2 panel mosaic of rarely imaged nebula which is located just a few degrees east from the famous NGC7000 complex.



    Erik Pirtala


      Sh2-119 in Cygnus, 


            Erik Pirtala
    • Final
      Sh2-119 in Cygnus, 


            Erik Pirtala

    Sky plot

    Sky plot


    Sh2-119 in Cygnus, 


            Erik Pirtala

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