Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Cygnus (Cyg)  ·  Contains:  Cocoon nebula  ·  IC 5146
IC 5146 Cocoon Nebula, 



    
        

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IC 5146 Cocoon Nebula
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IC 5146 Cocoon Nebula

IC 5146 Cocoon Nebula, 



    
        

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IC 5146 Cocoon Nebula

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Edge HD 1100

Imaging cameras: Canon EOS 500D / Digital Rebel T1i

Mounts: CGEM DX

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Orion USA 80

Guiding cameras: Orion USA Star Shoot Autoguider

Focal reducers: Starizona HyperStar for Celestron EdgeHD 1100

Software: Binary Rivers Backyard EOS  ·  PHD guiding  ·  photoshop  ·  DeepSkyStacker

Filters: Baader UHC-S


Dates:Sept. 20, 2012

Frames:Baader UHC-S: 46x240" (3h 4') ISO800

Integration: 3h 4'

Darks: 40

Flats: 25

Flat darks: 25

Bias: 20

Avg. Moon age: 4.87 days

Avg. Moon phase: 24.54%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 172866

RA center: 21h49m33s.6

DEC center: +47°2334

Pixel scale: 0.867 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -150.467 degrees

Field radius: 1.193 degrees


Resolution: 8256x5488

Locations: Ralph A. Worley Observatory, Shreveport, LA, United States

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IC 5146 Cocoon Nebula, 



    
        

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