Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Cygnus (Cyg)  ·  Contains:  IC 5070  ·  NGC 6997  ·  NGC 7000  ·  North America nebula  ·  Pelican nebula  ·  The star 56Cyg  ·  The star 57Cyg  ·  The star ξCyg
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North America and Pelican Nebulas, 



    
        

            Jon Rista
North America and Pelican Nebulas
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North America and Pelican Nebulas

Equipment

Imaging Telescopes Or Lenses
600mm f/4 (Canon EF 600mm f/4 L II)
Imaging Cameras
Canon 5D Mark III (Canon 5D mark III)
Accessories
Orion Mini SSAG
Software
DeepSky Stacker Deep Sky Stacker 3.3.4 · BYE (BackyardEOS v3) · Adobe PS (Adobe Photoshop CC (64 Bit)) · Astronomy Tools
Guiding Telescopes Or Lenses
ST80 (ORION 80mm Short Tube)

Acquisition details

Dates:
June 17, 2014
Frames:
Astronomik CLS-XL EOS Clip-Filter: 68x270" (5h 6') ISO400 31°C bin 1x1
Integration:
5h 6'
Flats:
30
Bias:
200
Avg. Moon age:
19.67 days
Avg. Moon phase:
75.12%
Bortle Dark-Sky Scale:
6.00
Mean FWHM:
2.40
Temperature:
24.00

Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 317476

RA center: 20h56m15s.6

DEC center: +44°1232

Orientation: -179.267 degrees

Field radius: 2.003 degrees

Resolution: 620x404

Description

First light with my new Canon 5D Mark III. Finally got a couple days with clear nights, albeit with the moon through the latter part until morning. Imaged for about 8 hours, acquired 63 subs, integrated 57 of them. Processed in PixInsight and Photoshop.

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