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


            Salvatore Grasso
IC5146 - The Cocoon Nebula

IC5146 - The Cocoon Nebula

Technical card

Imaging camera:SBIG STX-16803

Guiding telescope or lens:RCOS 16"

Filter:Astrodon Tru-Balance Generation 2 E-Series - LRGB

Resolution: 1500x1516

Dates:Sept. 20, 2015

Frames: 87x600"

Integration: 14.5 hours

Avg. Moon age: 6.55 days

Avg. Moon phase: 41.15% job: 863241

RA center: 328.388 degrees

DEC center: 47.260 degrees

Pixel scale: 1.198 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -112.187 degrees

Field radius: 0.355 degrees

Locations: Perez Observatory, Mayhill, NM, United States


LRGB - 470:180:140:80

Didn't get enough time to finish the Blue channel, but i think it came out alright anyways



Salvatore Grasso
License: Attribution-NoDerivs Creative Commons


  • IC5146 - The Cocoon Nebula, 


            Salvatore Grasso
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    IC5146 - The Cocoon Nebula, 


            Salvatore Grasso

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IC5146 - The Cocoon Nebula, 


            Salvatore Grasso