Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Cygnus (Cyg)  ·  Contains:  IC 5070  ·  Pelican nebula  ·  The star 56Cyg  ·  The star 57Cyg
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IC5070 Pelican Nebula, 


            Peter Jenkins
IC5070 Pelican Nebula
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IC5070 Pelican Nebula

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Officina Stellare Hiper Apo 115

Imaging cameras: Atik 383L+

Mounts: SkyWatcher NEQ6 PRO

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Altair 60mm Mini-Guider

Guiding cameras: QHY5

Software: SequenceGeneratorPro  ·  PIXINSIGHT 1.8  ·  Photoshop CC  ·  Stark Labs PHD2 v2.3.1

Filters: Astrodon 3nm OIII  ·  Astrodon 5nm H-alpha  ·  Astrodon 5nm SII

Accessory: Atik EFW2

Dates:Aug. 29, 2016

Frames: 44x600"

Integration: 7.3 hours

Avg. Moon age: 26.69 days

Avg. Moon phase: 8.88%

Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 1220411

RA center: 20h 51' 54"

DEC center: +44° 16' 37"

Pixel scale: 1.713 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 178.307 degrees

Field radius: 0.724 degrees

Resolution: 1889x2385

Locations: Home Observatory, Nottingham, Nottinghamshire, United Kingdom

Data source: Backyard


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IC5070 Pelican Nebula, 


            Peter Jenkins