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North America and Pelican Nebulae

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North America and Pelican Nebulae

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Stellarvue SVR90T Raptor

Imaging cameras: Orion StarShoot Pro V2.0 Color

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Celestron CPC 800 XLT

Guiding cameras: Starlight Xpress Lodestar x2 Lodestar x2

Focal reducers: Stellarvue 0.8 FF&R SFFR90-25

Software: Russell Croman GradientXTerminator  ·  DeepSkyStacker  ·  Noel Carboni's Astro Tools for PhotoShop Carboni's Astronomy Tools  ·  Nebulosity 3  ·  PHD2 Guiding  ·  Fits Liberator  ·  Adobe Photoshop CS3 Photoshop CS3


Dates:Aug. 5, 2016

Frames: 33x600" (5h 30')

Integration: 5h 30'

Darks: ~12

Flats: ~21

Flat darks: ~21

Avg. Moon age: 2.60 days

Avg. Moon phase: 7.45%


Astrometry.net job: 1473018

RA center: 20h 55' 20"

DEC center: +44° 9' 59"

Pixel scale: 3.289 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -0.702 degrees

Field radius: 1.624 degrees


Resolution: 2965x1961

Locations: Oak Grove Campground, Aguanga, CA, United States

Data source: Traveller

Description

"Spotlight" on the Pelican is from Deneb!

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