Contains: NGC 7039, North America nebula, NGC 7000, NGC 6997, Pelican nebula, IC 5070, IC 5068, gamma Cyg nebula, IC 1318, Crescent nebula, NGC 6888, NGC 6883, IC 1311, NGC 6871, The star 63Cyg, The star λCyg, The star σCyg, The star νCyg, The star ηCyg, The star τCyg, The star ξCyg, The star δCyg, The star Sadr (γCyg), The star Deneb (αCyg), Part of the constellation Cygnus (Cyg)
Getting plate-solving status, please wait...

yet another cygnus wide-field

Technical card

Imaging telescope or lens: Nikon 85mm f/1.8

Imaging camera: Nikon D600

Mount: iOptron SkyTracker Pro

Resolution: 5028x2876

Dates: July 17, 2017

Frames: 99x30"

Integration: 0.8 hours

Avg. Moon age: 22.88 days

Avg. Moon phase: 42.24% job: 1654521

RA center: 308.837 degrees

DEC center: 41.423 degrees

Pixel scale: 14.453 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 175.053 degrees

Field radius: 11.627 degrees

Locations: Home, Northport, AL, United States


Cygnus, from the back yard. trying to nail down appropriate exposure settings, and evaluating color response of my cameras. Will try the Fuji tomorrow.



Matt Fulghum

Sky plot

Sky plot


yet another cygnus wide-field, Matt Fulghum