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SH2-119 with 68Cyg, 





    
        

            Eric Coles (coles44)

SH2-119 with 68Cyg

Technical card

Resolution: 2655x3987

Dates:Sept. 9, 2015

Frames:Astrodon H-alpha 3 nm: 24x900" bin 1x1

Integration: 6.0 hours

Avg. Moon age: 26.09 days

Avg. Moon phase: 12.78%

Astrometry.net job: 768300

Locations: Deep Sky West, Rowe, New Mexico, United States

Description

Sharpless 119, or SH2-119 is a large emission nebula in Cygnus, just 2 degrees east of the North America Nebula. At the center of the nebulosity is the star 68Cyg, an expanding blue giant.

PLATE SOLVE
Center (RA, Dec): (319.594, 43.955)
Center (RA, hms): 21h 18m 22.611s
Center (Dec, dms): +43° 57' 16.978"
Size: 1.57 x 2.36 deg
Radius: 1.415 deg
Pixel scale: 2.13 arcsec/pixel
Orientation: Up is 90 degrees E of N

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Eric Coles (coles44)
License: Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivs Creative Commons
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SH2-119 with 68Cyg, 





    
        

            Eric Coles (coles44)