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Contains:  Cocoon nebula, IC 5146
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Cocoon nebula, 


            Patrick Chevalley
Cocoon nebula

Cocoon nebula

Technical card

Imaging telescope or lens:Skywatcher Equinox 80

Imaging camera:Atik 314L+

Mount:HEQ5 Pro SynScan

Guiding telescope or lens:Skywatcher 80/400 Achromatic Refractor

Guiding camera:Meade DSI 1 Color

Software:ASCOM DriversPixInsight ccdcielphd2

Filter:Baader LRGB

Accessory:Atik EFW2 Filter Wheel

Resolution: 1348x1007

Dates:Sept. 22, 2016

Frames: 16x600"

Integration: 2.7 hours

Avg. Moon age: 21.16 days

Avg. Moon phase: 60.40% job: 1251542

RA center: 328.342 degrees

DEC center: 47.269 degrees

Pixel scale: 2.665 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -178.494 degrees

Field radius: 0.623 degrees

Locations: Home yard, Lanuejols, Gard, France


An image to test CCDciel on Windows with ASCOM drivers despite the presence of some high cloud.



Patrick Chevalley
License: Attribution-ShareAlike Creative Commons

Sky plot

Sky plot


Cocoon nebula, 


            Patrick Chevalley