Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Cepheus (Cep)  ·  Contains:  NGC 7023
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NGC 7023/LBN 487 Iris Nebula, 



    
        

            Frank Zoltowski
NGC 7023/LBN 487 Iris Nebula
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NGC 7023/LBN 487 Iris Nebula

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Imaging telescopes or lenses: Astro-Physics AP155EDFS

Imaging cameras: QHYCCD QHY168C

Mounts: Losmandy Titan

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Astro-Physics AP155EDFS

Guiding cameras: QHY5L-II Mono

Focal reducers: Astro-Physics AP 0.75 Reducer

Software: Sequence Generator Pro  ·  PixInsight  ·  Open PHD PHD 2

Accessory: QHYCCD OAG-M  ·  Starlight Instruments Focus Boss II with Posi Drive Motor


Frames: 150x120"

Integration: 5.0 hours


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 1811617

RA center: 21h 1' 29"

DEC center: +68° 9' 57"

Pixel scale: 2.239 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 2.663 degrees

Field radius: 0.853 degrees


Resolution: 2274x1536

Locations: Tebbutt Observatory, Edgewood, New Mexico, United States

Data source: Backyard

Description

The Iris Nebula (LBN 487) and NGC 7023 (the cluster within the nebula) taken with a QHY168C OSC camera.

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NGC 7023/LBN 487 Iris Nebula, 



    
        

            Frank Zoltowski