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NGC 7000 and IC 5070, 


            Magnus Edbäck
NGC 7000 and IC 5070
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NGC 7000 and IC 5070

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: SkyWatcher Esprit 100ED Super APO

Imaging cameras: Canon 6D modified

Mounts: SkyWatcher EQ6 belt-modded

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Orion 50 mm Guide Scope

Guiding cameras: ZWO ASI 120MM

Software: PixInsight Pisinsight 1.8

Filters: Astronomik 12nm Ha Clip-In Filter

Dates:Sept. 12, 2016

9x300" (45') ISO1600 bin 1x1
Astronomik 12nm Ha Clip-In Filter: 8x300" (40') ISO1600 bin 1x1

Integration: 1h 25'

Darks: 15

Bias: 20

Avg. Moon age: 10.22 days

Avg. Moon phase: 78.36%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 3.00

Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 1239889

RA center: 20h56m12s.10

DEC center: +44°1612

Pixel scale: 2.427 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 21.047 degrees

Field radius: 1.928 degrees

Resolution: 620x401

Locations: Home, Borlänge, -- Select One --, Sweden


My second try to combine RGB and HA.

Using a modified Canon 6D with the Astronomik 12nm Clip in filter.

Using 8x5min HA and 9x5min RGB frames both at ISO 1600.


Sky plot

Sky plot


NGC 7000 and IC 5070, 


            Magnus Edbäck