Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Cygnus (Cyg)  ·  Contains:  IC 5068  ·  IC 5070  ·  M 39  ·  NGC 6914  ·  NGC 6997  ·  NGC 7000  ·  NGC 7039  ·  NGC 7082  ·  NGC 7092  ·  North America nebula  ·  Pelican nebula  ·  The star 55Cyg  ·  The star 56Cyg  ·  The star 57Cyg  ·  The star 59Cyg  ·  The star 63Cyg  ·  The star 68Cyg  ·  The star Deneb (αCyg)  ·  The star νCyg  ·  The star ξCyg  ·  The star ρCyg
wide field North America & Pelican Nebulla, 



    
        

            Lei Zhang
wide field North America & Pelican Nebulla
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wide field North America & Pelican Nebulla

wide field North America & Pelican Nebulla, 



    
        

            Lei Zhang
wide field North America & Pelican Nebulla
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wide field North America & Pelican Nebulla

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Canon 100mm f/2.8 L IS USM Macro

Imaging cameras: QHYCCD Q8L

Mounts: Sky-Watcher HEQ5 PRO

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Wenjia 60 220 II guider scope

Guiding cameras: QHY 5

Software: Adobe Photoshop CS5  ·  Maxim DL

Filters: IDAS LPS-P2


Dates:July 30, 2011

Frames: 6x600" (1h)

Integration: 1h

Avg. Moon age: 29.24 days

Avg. Moon phase: 0.09%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 98698

RA center: 20h 58' 55"

DEC center: +44° 11' 16"

Pixel scale: 15.953 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 170.954 degrees

Field radius: 8.081 degrees


Resolution: 3040x2016

Locations: hua'ertai, beijing, Beijing, China

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wide field North America & Pelican Nebulla, 



    
        

            Lei Zhang