Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Cygnus (Cyg)  ·  Contains:  NGC 7000  ·  North America nebula
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Great Cygnus Wall, 



    
        

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Great Cygnus Wall

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Great Cygnus Wall

Equipment

Imaging Telescopes Or Lenses
Takahashi FSQ 106 EDX III
Imaging Cameras
QSI 683 WSG8
Mounts
Paramount MyT
Filters
Astrodon Narrowband 5mm (Ha, OIII, SII)
Software
PixInsight
Guiding Telescopes Or Lenses
Takahashi FSQ 106 EDX III
Guiding Cameras
Astrolumina QHY5L-II m

Acquisition details

Dates:
Sept. 19, 2016
Frames:
44x1800" (22h)
Integration:
22h
Avg. Moon age:
17.84 days
Avg. Moon phase:
89.66%

Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 1250261

RA center: 20h58m56s.4

DEC center: +43°4720

Pixel scale: 2.098 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -179.483 degrees

Field radius: 1.066 degrees

Resolution: 2457x2712

Locations: Deep Sky West Observatory, Rowe, MN, United States

Description

The southern part of the North America Nebula, NGC7000, with a dramatic cloudy ridge also known as the Cygnus Wall - the most active star forming regions in the nebula.

This image is composed of Ha, OIII, and SII frames with a total of 22 hours of exposure time. Data taken at the Deep Sky West Observatory. Processing was pretty straight-forward because of the excellent raw data.

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