Celestial 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)

Acquisition details

Dates:
Sept. 27, 2014
Frames:
Astrodon Blue Tru-Balance E-Series Gen 2: 8×240(32′) bin 2×2
Astrodon Green Tru-Balance E-Series Gen 2: 9×240(36′) bin 2×2
Astrodon Red Tru-Balance E-Series Gen 2: 10×240(40′) bin 2×2
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

File size: 1.5 MB

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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