Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Cygnus (Cyg)  ·  Contains:  IC 5070  ·  Pelican nebula
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IC 5070

Equipment

Imaging Telescopes Or Lenses
Astro-Tech AT8-RC
Imaging Cameras
Orion Star Shoot G3 Color
Mounts
Orion Atlas EQ-G
Filters
Orion UV/IR Cut 1.25"
Accessories
Astro Physics CCDT67
Software
DSS · Stark Labs Nebulosity 3, PHD Guiding · Adobe Photoshop 2 CS
Guiding Telescopes Or Lenses
Orion 8x50 finder
Guiding Cameras
Orion SSAG

Acquisition details

Dates:
June 27, 2016
Frames:
44x600" (7h 20')
Integration:
7h 20'
Avg. Moon age:
21.87 days
Avg. Moon phase:
52.95%

Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 1133835

RA center: 20h51m15s.1

DEC center: +44°2504

Pixel scale: 1.436 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -175.535 degrees

Field radius: 0.188 degrees

Resolution: 759x555

Locations: Home, Deforest, Wisconsin, United States

Description

I was hoping to capture the HH object at the end of the pillar here, and you can make it out - but just barely. More integration is definitely needed - and probably some Ha - but I'm not sure I have the patience!

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