Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Cygnus (Cyg)  ·  Contains:  Filamentary nebula  ·  IC 1318  ·  IC 1340  ·  IC 5068  ·  IC 5070  ·  Lace-work nebula  ·  NGC 6960  ·  NGC 6992  ·  NGC 6997  ·  NGC 7000  ·  NGC 7039  ·  Network nebula  ·  North America nebula  ·  Part of the constellation Cygnus (Cyg)  ·  Pelican nebula  ·  The star 39Cyg  ·  The star 41Cyg  ·  The star 47Cyg  ·  The star 52Cyg  ·  The star Deneb (αCyg)  ·  The star Gienah (εCyg)  ·  The star Sadr (γCyg)  ·  The star λCyg  ·  The star νCyg  ·  The star ξCyg  ·  Veil nebula  ·  gamma Cyg nebula
Cygnus: Heart Wing and Tail, 


            Roberto Frassi
Cygnus: Heart Wing and Tail
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Cygnus: Heart Wing and Tail

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Sigma 70-300 F4-5.6 DG

Imaging cameras: Canon EOS 1100D (modificata) Canon eos 1100d modified no Baader

Mounts: NEQ6-Pro

Guiding telescopes or lenses: SkyWatcher 80ED APO Doublet FPL-53

Guiding cameras: Zwo ASI120MC

Software: PHD Guiding 2  ·  Photoshop CS  ·  PixInsight LE  ·  DeekSkyStacker (DSS)  ·  APT - Astro Photography Tool

Filters: Astronomik CLS CCD EOS Clip astronomik cls ccd clip

Dates:July 2, 2016

Frames:Astronomik CLS CCD EOS Clip astronomik cls ccd clip: 23x360" (2h 18') ISO800 33C bin 1x1

Integration: 2h 18'

Darks: 5

Flats: 5

Bias: 15

Avg. Moon age: 27.36 days

Avg. Moon phase: 5.22%

Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 1140920

RA center: 20h42m28s.8

DEC center: +38°0542

Pixel scale: 29.768 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 98.153 degrees

Field radius: 10.174 degrees

Resolution: 620x413

Locations: My Home (Vigevano), Vigevano, Pavia, Italy


Using Sigma zoom at 70mm focal lenght and F/6.3

As always from my light polluted home....


Sky plot

Sky plot


Cygnus: Heart Wing and Tail, 


            Roberto Frassi