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Contains:  IC 5070, NGC 6989, NGC 6997, NGC 7000, North America Nebula, Pelican Nebula, The star 56Cyg, The star 57Cyg, The star ξCyg
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NGC 7000, The North America Nebula, 


            Wade Prunty
NGC 7000, The North America Nebula
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NGC 7000, The North America Nebula

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Imaging telescopes or lenses: William Optics SpaceCat 51

Imaging cameras: ZWO ASI1600MM Pro

Mounts: Explore Scientific iEXOS-100

Guiding telescopes or lenses: William Optics UniGuide

Guiding cameras: ZWO ASI120MM-S

Software: ZWO ASIAIR iOS App  ·  PixInsight  ·  Topaz Labs Studio AI

Filters: Chroma 3nm Narrowband

Accessory: Apple iPad Pro  ·  ZWO ASIAIR Pro

Dates:Aug. 21, 2020

Frames: 638x600"

Integration: 106.3 hours

Avg. Moon age: 2.70 days

Avg. Moon phase: 8.02%

Basic astrometry details job: 3783377

RA center: 20h 59' 22"

DEC center: +44° 31' 22"

Pixel scale: 3.153 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 90.944 degrees

Field radius: 2.473 degrees

Resolution: 3400x4508

Data source: Backyard


Target: NGC 7000, The North America Nebula
Imaging Date: August 01-21, 2020
Location: DFW, TX
Light Pollution: Bortle 9

Acquisition Equipment Used:
William Optics SpaceCat 51 APO
Explore Scientific iEXOS-100 Mount
Chroma 3nm Narrowband Filters
William Optic UniGuide Guide Scope
Apple iPad Pro

Images Taken:
SII: 216 x 600 Second Frames
SII: 18 x 1800 Second Frames
Ha: 136 x 600 Second Frames
Ha: 14 x 1800 Second Frames
OIII: 145 x 600 Second Frames
OIII: 15 x 1800 Second Frames
Dark: 48 x 600 Second Frames
Dark: 18 x 1800 Second Frames
Flat SII: 300 Frames
Flat Ha: 300 Frames
Flat OIII: 300 Frames
Bias: 300 Frames
Total Light Frame Integration: 106.33 Hours

Processing Software Used:
PixInsight for Staking all Frames and Stretching Master Image
Topaz Labs AI Suite for Post Processing



Wade Prunty
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NGC 7000, The North America Nebula, 


            Wade Prunty