Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Cygnus (Cyg)  ·  Contains:  IC 1340  ·  NGC 6960  ·  NGC 6979  ·  NGC 6992  ·  NGC 6995  ·  The star 52Cyg  ·  Veil Nebula
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Cygnus Loop RGBHOO, 



    
        

            Johannes Bock
Cygnus Loop RGBHOO
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Cygnus Loop RGBHOO

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Cygnus Loop RGBHOO, 



    
        

            Johannes Bock
Cygnus Loop RGBHOO
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Cygnus Loop RGBHOO

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: TS-Optics 80mm f/6.25 FPL53 Triplet APO carbon

Imaging cameras: Nikon D810 astrocool CentralDS full spectrum

Mounts: Skywatcher EQM35 pro CG-5 tuned  ·  SkyWatcher AZ-EQ5 GT pro CG-5 tuned

Focal reducers: TS-Optics Reducer Flattener 3" 0.79x

Filters: Optolong L-eXtreme 2"  ·  Hutech IDAS LPS D1

Accessory: Lacerta MGEN 2  ·  APM Image Master 50/200


Dates:July 6, 2020July 18, 2020

Frames:
Hutech IDAS LPS D1: 82x300" (6h 50') ISO800 -5C
Optolong L-eXtreme 2": 40x600" (6h 40') ISO1250 -5C

Integration: 13h 30'

Avg. Moon age: 21.68 days

Avg. Moon phase: 51.85%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 4.00


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 4055171

RA center: 20h 51' 27"

DEC center: +30° 28' 44"

Pixel scale: 2.459 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 0.170 degrees

Field radius: 2.564 degrees


Resolution: 4421x6070

Data source: Backyard

Description

My first RGB HOO capture. The beautiful target is well known in the community - the Cygnus Loop. The object is a Supernova remnant in a distance of 2600 lightyears in the constellation Cygnus.

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Cygnus Loop RGBHOO, 



    
        

            Johannes Bock