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Contains:  Cocoon nebula, IC 5146
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IC5146 Cocoon Nebula - 2015, 


            Peter Folkesson
IC5146 Cocoon Nebula - 2015
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IC5146 Cocoon Nebula - 2015

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Imaging telescope or lens:Skywatcher Esprit 80ED

Imaging camera:Canon EOS 600Da

Mount:Sky-Watcher HEQ5 PRO

Guiding telescope or lens:Celestron 80mm Guidescope

Guiding camera:Sky-Watcher Synguider

Software:PhotoshopPixInsightO'Telescope BackyardEOS

Filter:IDAS LPS-P2

Dates:Aug. 13, 2015Aug. 23, 2015

Frames:IDAS LPS-P2: 41x480" ISO800

Integration: 5.5 hours

Darks: ~91

Bias: ~200

Avg. Moon age: 18.27 days

Avg. Moon phase: 29.15%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 5.00

Temperature: 14.50

Basic astrometry details job: 757133

RA center: 21h 53' 29"

DEC center: +47° 21' 14"

Pixel scale: 2.155 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 51.386 degrees

Field radius: 1.806 degrees

Resolution: 5030x3338

Locations: Backyard, Borås, Sweden

Data source: Backyard


2015-08-13 23:30-01:30
Few high and low clouds, no moon, some wind, 14 degrees C
2015-08-23 22:30-02:00
Few high clouds, setting moon, some wind, 15 degrees C



Peter Folkesson
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IC5146 Cocoon Nebula - 2015, 


            Peter Folkesson

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