Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Cygnus (Cyg)  ·  Contains:  37 gam Cyg  ·  B347  ·  IC 1318  ·  NGC 6910  ·  PK078+00.1  ·  PK079+00.1  ·  Sadr  ·  Sh2-108  ·  The star Sadr (γCyg)  ·  gamma Cyg nebula
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IC 1318 - Butterfly Nebula, 



    
        

            Yannick Akar
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IC 1318 - Butterfly Nebula

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IC 1318 - Butterfly Nebula, 



    
        

            Yannick Akar
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IC 1318 - Butterfly Nebula

Imaging Telescopes Or Lenses
Celestron RASA 8"
Imaging Cameras
ZWO ASI1600MM Pro
Mounts
iOptron CEM60
Filters
Baader H-alpha Highspeed(f/2) · Baader O-III Highspeed(f/2) · Baader S-II Highspeed(f/2)
Accessories
Celestron Focus Motor · Starizona Filter Slider (RASA 8 - ZWO)
Software
Adobe Photoshop · AstroSharp Ltd SharpCap · Main Sequence Software Sequence Generator Pro · Open PHD Guiding project PHD2 · Pleiades Astrophoto PixInsight
Guiding Telescopes Or Lenses
Omegon Microspeed guidescope 60mm
Guiding Cameras
ZWO ASI120MM

Acquisition details

Dates:
Sept. 3, 2019 ·  Sept. 4, 2019 ·  Sept. 12, 2019 ·  Sept. 13, 2019 ·  Sept. 14, 2019 ·  Sept. 15, 2019
Frames:
Baader H-alpha Highspeed(f/2): 333x100" (9h 15') (gain: 139.00) -15°C bin 1x1
Baader O-III Highspeed(f/2): 336x100" (9h 20') (gain: 100.00) -15°C bin 1x1
Baader S-II Highspeed(f/2): 245x100" (6h 48' 20") (gain: 139.00) -15°C bin 1x1
Integration:
25h 23' 20"
Darks:
50
Flats:
50
Flat darks:
50
Avg. Moon age:
11.46 days
Avg. Moon phase:
75.10%
Bortle Dark-Sky Scale:
8.00

RA center: 20h25m51s.11

DEC center: +40°0359.0

Pixel scale: 1.928 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -91.101 degrees

Field radius: 1.511 degrees

More info:Open 

Resolution: 4500x3404

Locations: Home Garden (Est. Sky Quality: 19.16), Mannheim, Baden-Württemberg, Germany

Data source: Backyard

Description

My first big project with the Celestron RASA 8" - The Butterfly Nebula. Edited in the Hubble Palette, all data captured during September 2019 from my backyard.

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IC 1318 - Butterfly Nebula, 



    
        

            Yannick Akar