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The head of the Pelican... from downtown Milano!

Technical card

Imaging telescope or lens: Orion ODK 12"

Imaging camera: SBIG STL-11000

Mount: 10Micron GM2000 QCI

Guiding telescope or lens: Vixen 60/700

Guiding camera: Lodestar

Software: photoshopAstroart

Filter: Baader Planetarium H-Alpha Filter

Resolution: 1336x890

Dates: June 27, 2016

Frames: 12x600"

Integration: 2.0 hours

Avg. Moon age: 21.87 days

Avg. Moon phase: 52.95% job: 1133529


Quick (12x600") shot of the Pelican Nebula, just for fun, from my house in Milano (big town in Italy). Very clear sky for downtown (SQM 17,85)

Rapido scatto, giusto per divertimento della nebulosa Pellicano dal mio terrazzo di Milano, sfruttando una sera quasi decente (SQM 17,85)



Luigi Fontana


The head of the Pelican... from downtown Milano!, 


        Luigi Fontana