Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Cygnus (Cyg)  ·  Contains:  NGC 6997  ·  NGC 7000  ·  North America nebula
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North America Nebula (RGB), 



    
        

            Charles Ward
North America Nebula (RGB)
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North America Nebula (RGB)

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North America Nebula (RGB), 



    
        

            Charles Ward
North America Nebula (RGB)
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North America Nebula (RGB)

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Stellarvue SV80ST-25SV

Imaging cameras: QSI 683 wsg-8

Mounts: AVX

Focal reducers: Stellarvue Reducer/Flattener for 80mm APO

Software: PixInsight


Dates:Sept. 27, 2014

Frames:
Astrodon Blue Tru-Balance E-Series Gen 2: 8x240" (32') bin 2x2
Astrodon Green Tru-Balance E-Series Gen 2: 9x240" (36') bin 2x2
Astrodon Red Tru-Balance E-Series Gen 2: 10x240" (40') bin 2x2

Integration: 1h 48'

Avg. Moon age: 3.05 days

Avg. Moon phase: 10.13%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 392066

RA center: 20h59m07s.7

DEC center: +44°1521

Orientation: -89.676 degrees

Field radius: 1.650 degrees


Resolution: 1652x1246

Description

Don't think I will get to shoot a detailed wide-field narrowband this year, but here's a short RGB version. Think maybe I'll shoot another pane to cover the Pelican as well, before it goes away for the year.

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North America Nebula (RGB), 



    
        

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