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Sh2-101 The Tulip Nebula in Cygnus, 


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Sh2-101 The Tulip Nebula in Cygnus

Sh2-101 The Tulip Nebula in Cygnus

Technical card

Imaging telescope or lens:Takahashi FSQ-106N FSQ

Imaging camera:QSI 583wsg

Mount:apt1200gto AP1200

Software:CCD Autopilot 5

Resolution: 2926x2144

Dates:Aug. 25, 2012

Frames: 37x600"

Integration: 6.2 hours

Avg. Moon age: 8.38 days

Avg. Moon phase: 60.50% job: 1511947

RA center: 299.938 degrees

DEC center: 35.410 degrees

Pixel scale: 2.103 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -179.271 degrees

Field radius: 1.059 degrees

Locations: ImagingInfinity Observatory, Bethune, SC, United States


The Tulip Nebula is an emission nebula in the constellation of Cygnus.



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Sh2-101 The Tulip Nebula in Cygnus, 


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