Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Cygnus (Cyg)  ·  Contains:  Crescent nebula  ·  IC 1311  ·  IC 1318  ·  IC 5068  ·  IC 5070  ·  NGC 6871  ·  NGC 6883  ·  NGC 6888  ·  NGC 6914  ·  NGC 6997  ·  Part of the constellation Cygnus (Cyg)  ·  Pelican nebula  ·  The star 31Cyg  ·  The star 32Cyg  ·  The star 47Cyg  ·  The star 57Cyg  ·  The star 59Cyg  ·  The star Deneb (αCyg)  ·  The star Gienah (εCyg)  ·  The star Sadr (γCyg)  ·  The star λCyg  ·  The star νCyg  ·  gamma Cyg nebula
In the Heart of the Northern Cross:  Cygnus, 



    
        

            Jan Curtis
In the Heart of the Northern Cross:  Cygnus
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In the Heart of the Northern Cross: Cygnus

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Imaging telescopes or lenses: Nikon Nikkor 85mm f1.4

Imaging cameras: Nikon d7100

Mounts: ORION Sirius EQ-G

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Nikon Nikkor 85mm f1.4

Software: Noel Carboni's Astro Tools for PhotoShop Noel Carboni Actions  ·  Photoshop CS 6 Adobe  ·  PIXINSIGHT PixInsinght 1.8 RC7


Dates:June 22, 2015

Frames: 71x120" (2h 22') ISO2500

Integration: 2h 22'

Avg. Moon age: 5.64 days

Avg. Moon phase: 31.85%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 3.00

Temperature: 20.00


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 671831

RA center: 20h 29' 17"

DEC center: +41° 30' 32"

Pixel scale: 9.493 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 90.744 degrees

Field radius: 9.562 degrees


Resolution: 620x413

Locations: Eldorado (6767' elev), @ Santa Fe, New Mexico, United States

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In the Heart of the Northern Cross:  Cygnus, 



    
        

            Jan Curtis