Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Cygnus (Cyg)  ·  Contains:  Cocoon nebula  ·  IC 5146
IC 5146- Cocoon nebula, 



    
        

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IC 5146- Cocoon nebula
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IC 5146- Cocoon nebula

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: SkyWatcher 130/650 PDS Newton

Imaging cameras: Atik 460EX Mono

Mounts: Sky-Watcher HEQ5 PRO

Guiding telescopes or lenses: SkyWatcher 130/650 PDS Newton

Guiding cameras: Loadestar

Software: SequenceGeneratorPro  ·  PixInsight 1.8  ·  Photoshop  ·  PHD2  ·  EQMod

Filters: Baader L 1.25'' Filter  ·  Baader B 1.25'' Filter  ·  Baader G 1.25'' Filter  ·  Baader R 1.25'' Filter

Accessory: Baader MPCC MarkIII  ·  Lakeside Astro Motor Focus System  ·  Starlight Xpress Mini Filter wheel


Dates:Aug. 28, 2016Aug. 29, 2016

Frames:
Baader B 1.25'' Filter: 10x600" -15C bin 1x1
Baader G 1.25'' Filter: 10x600" -15C bin 1x1
Baader L 1.25'' Filter: 33x600" -15C bin 1x1
Baader R 1.25'' Filter: 5x600" -15C bin 1x1

Integration: 9.7 hours

Avg. Moon age: 26.17 days

Avg. Moon phase: 12.44%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 1223689

RA center: 21h 51' 45"

DEC center: +47° 20' 20"

Pixel scale: 1.434 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 178.214 degrees

Field radius: 0.688 degrees


Resolution: 620x492

Description

Version B has a less aggresive stretch

Comments

Revisions

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  • Final
    IC 5146- Cocoon nebula, 



    
        

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    B

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IC 5146- Cocoon nebula, 



    
        

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