Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Cygnus (Cyg)  ·  Contains:  56 Cyg  ·  57 Cyg  ·  60 Cyg  ·  62 ksi Cyg  ·  B349  ·  B352  ·  B353  ·  B355  ·  B356  ·  B358  ·  IC 5068  ·  IC 5070  ·  IC5068  ·  IC5070  ·  NGC 6989  ·  NGC 6997  ·  NGC 7000  ·  NGC6996  ·  NGC6997  ·  NGC7000  ·  North America Nebula  ·  North America nebula  ·  PK084+01.1  ·  Pelican Nebula  ·  Pelican nebula  ·  Sh2-117  ·  The star 56Cyg  ·  The star 57Cyg  ·  The star 60Cyg  ·  The star ξCyg
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North America and Pelican Nebulas

Acquisition type: Electronically-Assisted Astronomy (EAA, e.g. based on a live video feed)
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North America and Pelican Nebulas

Acquisition type: Electronically-Assisted Astronomy (EAA, e.g. based on a live video feed)

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Takahashi FSQ 106 EDX4

Imaging cameras: FLI ML16200

Mounts: Celestron CGX

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Takahashi FSQ 106 EDX4

Guiding cameras: ASI ZWO ASI120mm mini

Software: Photoshop CC  ·  Sequence Generator Pro  ·  Pleaides Astrophoto PixInsight  ·  Open PHD Guiding Project PHD2 Guiding

Filters: Chroma G 50mm  ·  Chroma R 50mm  ·  Chroma 5nm SII 50mm  ·  Chroma 5nm Ha 50mm  ·  Chroma 3nm OIII 50mm  ·  Chorma B 50mm

Accessory: MoonLite NiteCrawler WR35  ·  PrimaLuceLab ECCO  ·  Celestron SkySync GPS  ·  Celestron StarSense  ·  Optec Alnitak Flip-Flat  ·  Optec Sagitta OAG  ·  PrimaLuceLab Eagle 3  ·  FLI Filter Wheel 5-7  ·  QHYCCD Polemaster


Frames:
Chroma 3nm OIII 50mm: 240x300" -20C bin 1x1
Chroma 5nm Ha 50mm: 288x300" -20C bin 1x1
Chroma 5nm SII 50mm: 240x300" -20C bin 1x1
Chorma B 50mm: 30x120" -20C bin 1x1
Chroma G 50mm: 30x120" -20C bin 1x1
Chroma R 50mm: 30x120" -20C bin 1x1

Integration: 67.0 hours

Darks: ~30

Flats: ~50

Flat darks: ~30

Bias: ~50

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 6.00


Astrometry.net job: 3856427

RA center: 20h 55' 12"

DEC center: +43° 46' 9"

Pixel scale: 2.325 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -38.903 degrees

Field radius: 3.259 degrees


Resolution: 7985x6168

Locations: Bellapais, Kyrenia, Cyprus

Data source: Backyard

Description

Four panel mosaic of the North America and the Pelican Nebulae. Narrowband nebula with RGB stars. Each panel contains approximately 6 hrs of Ha, 5 hrs of OII and SII, 1 hour of each of the broadband channels.

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