Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Cygnus (Cyg)  ·  Contains:  Cocoon nebula  ·  IC 5146
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Cocoon Nebula, 



    
        

            Charles Ward
Cocoon Nebula
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Cocoon Nebula

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Cocoon Nebula, 



    
        

            Charles Ward
Cocoon Nebula
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Cocoon Nebula

Equipment

Imaging Telescopes Or Lenses
Orion 8" f/3.9 Newtonian Astrograph
Imaging Cameras
QSI 683 wsg-8
Mounts
AVX
Filters
Orion SkyGlow 2" Imaging Filter
Accessories
MPCC
Software
PixInsight

Acquisition details

Dates:
June 27, 2014
Frames:
Integration:
2h 50'
Avg. Moon age:
0.16 days
Avg. Moon phase:
0.03%

Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 307468

RA center: 21h53m27s.6

DEC center: +47°1612

Pixel scale: 2.765 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 9.046 degrees

Field radius: 0.789 degrees

Resolution: 1636x1242

Description

Windy night; clouds eventually set in. Some kinda junky subs due to high wind. Came out OK, anyway, though.

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Cocoon Nebula, 



    
        

            Charles Ward