Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Cygnus (Cyg)  ·  Contains:  Cocoon nebula  ·  IC 5146
IC5146 Cocoon Nebula, 



    
        

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IC5146 Cocoon Nebula
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IC5146 Cocoon Nebula

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Celestron Edge HD 800

Imaging cameras: NIKON D5100

Mounts: Advanced VX

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Celestron Edge HD 800

Guiding cameras: Starlight Xpress Lodestar Autoguider

Focal reducers: Celestron .7x Focal Reducer Celestron f7

Software: PinInsight 1.8  ·  Adobe Photoshop CS6

Accessory: Robtics OAG


Dates:June 2, 2014

Frames: 17x360"

Integration: 1.7 hours

Avg. Moon age: 4.38 days

Avg. Moon phase: 20.15%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 310429

RA center: 21h 53' 39"

DEC center: +47° 10' 30"

Pixel scale: 0.675 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -82.645 degrees

Field radius: 0.510 degrees


Resolution: 620x391

Locations: Hekel's Skywatch, Hellevoetsluis, Zuid Holland, Netherlands

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IC5146 Cocoon Nebula, 



    
        

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