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
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IC 5146 Cocoon Nebula

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Takahashi Sky90

Imaging cameras: Atik 383L+ mono

Mounts: CGEM

Guiding telescopes or lenses: EZG60

Guiding cameras: Lodestar

Focal reducers: Takahashi f/4.5

Software: PixInsight

Filters: Astrodon G gen 2  ·  Astrodon Luminance Gen2  ·  Baader Planetarium H-Alpha Filter  ·  Astrodon B Generation 2  ·  Astrodon R gen 2

Accessory: True Technology SupaSlim USB filter wheel


Dates:July 15, 2012July 16, 2012July 17, 2012

Frames:
Astrodon B Generation 2: 24x300" (2h) -15C bin 2x2
Astrodon G gen 2: 24x300" (2h) -15C bin 2x2
Astrodon Luminance Gen2: 23x600" (3h 50') -15C bin 1x1
Astrodon R gen 2: 25x300" (2h 5') -15C bin 2x2
Baader Planetarium H-Alpha Filter: 10x1200" (3h 20') -15C bin 1x1

Integration: 13h 15'

Avg. Moon age: 27.02 days

Avg. Moon phase: 7.53%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 3900213

RA center: 21h 49' 38"

DEC center: +47° 28' 1"

Pixel scale: 2.726 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 199.768 degrees

Field radius: 1.523 degrees


Resolution: 3237x2386

Data source: Traveller

Description

Cocoon nebula (IC 5156+Sh2-125) and Barnard 168 (B16

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IC 5146 Cocoon Nebula, 



    
        

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