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Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Contains:  Cocoon nebula, IC 5146
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Cocoon, 



    
        

            Michael_Xyntaris
Cocoon
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Cocoon

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Sky-Watcher Equinox 80ED

Imaging cameras: Canon EOS 500D / Digital Rebel T1i

Mounts: Celestron CG5-ASGT

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Celestron C6XLT

Focal reducers: Celestron f/6.3

Software: DeepSkyStacker  ·  Neat Image  ·  photoshop


Dates:Aug. 20, 2011

Frames: 18x300"

Integration: 1.5 hours

Avg. Moon age: 20.87 days

Avg. Moon phase: 63.41%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 100473

RA center: 21h 53' 20"

DEC center: +47° 7' 40"

Pixel scale: 5.512 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -91.271 degrees

Field radius: 1.545 degrees


Resolution: 1680x1119

Description

A newer version of my first attempt to shoot Cocoon Nebula.
Location Chios Island and Drassa-Greece
Lights taken between 7 and 20 August 2011

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