Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Cygnus (Cyg)  ·  Contains:  IC 5068
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Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Explore Scientific 152 mm Comet Hunter Newt-Mak

Imaging cameras: QHYCCD QHY8

Mounts: iOptron IEQ45

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Meade 50 mm Finder

Guiding cameras: Orion SSAG

Software: PixInsight  ·  PHD guiding  ·  Nebulosity 3  ·  Deep Sky Stacker

Filters: Baader Planetarium IR UV Cut for front of camera nosepiece

Accessory: Nylon fish line for diffraction spikes


Dates:Aug. 24, 2014

Frames: 6x600" (1h)

Integration: 1h

Avg. Moon age: 28.54 days

Avg. Moon phase: 1.10%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 351232

RA center: 20h50m34s.3

DEC center: +42°3206

Pixel scale: 2.185 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -8.620 degrees

Field radius: 1.033 degrees


Resolution: 2872x1832

Locations: Picketpost Trailhead, Near Superior, AZ, Arizona, United States

Data source: Traveller

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