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The Cygnus Wall in SHO

Technical card

Resolution: 4139x3158

Dates:Sept. 29, 2017Sept. 30, 2017

Astronomik Ha: 80x180" (gain: 139.00) -20C bin 1x1
Astronomik OIII: 60x120" (gain: 139.00) -20C bin 1x1
Astronimik SII: 40x180" (gain: 139.00) -20C bin 1x1

Integration: 8.0 hours

Darks: ~50

Flats: ~50

Bias: ~50

Avg. Moon age: 9.07 days

Avg. Moon phase: 67.52% job: 1754506

RA center: 314.935 degrees

DEC center: 43.631 degrees

Pixel scale: 0.831 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 35.948 degrees

Field radius: 0.601 degrees


I spent time collecting data on the Cygnus Wall in the North America Nebula (NGC 7000) over the past two nights, 4 hours on each night. I was surprised how strong the SII and OIII data was in this object, so I felt comfortable to start post-processing after collecting 8 hours worth.



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Made image a little bit brighter.

Sky plot

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The Cygnus Wall in SHO, 


            Chuck's Astrophot...