Contains: Cocoon nebula, IC 5146
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Cocoon Nebula

Technical card

Imaging telescope or lens: Orion EON 110mm ED APO

Imaging camera: Canon 40D

Mount: Orion Atlas EQ-G + EQDIR

Guiding telescope or lens: Orion Magnificent Mini 50mm Guide Scope

Guiding camera: Orion StarShoot Autoguider

Focal reducer: William Optics 0.8x Flattener Reducer APO

Software: Software Bisque The Sky6 Pro

Resolution: 1600x1101

Dates: Aug. 11, 2015

Frames: 55x180"

Integration: 2.8 hours

Avg. Moon age: 26.59 days

Avg. Moon phase: 9.49% job: 738819

RA center: 328.050 degrees

DEC center: 47.396 degrees

Pixel scale: 4.619 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 90.135 degrees

Field radius: 1.246 degrees

Locations: Weinberg-King State Park, Augusta, Illinois, United States


ISO: 800
Darks and Flats applied
Processed in DSS and Photoshop



Jeff Seivert

Sky plot

Sky plot


Cocoon Nebula, 


        Jeff Seivert