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Contains:  Pelican nebula, IC 5070
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Pelican Nebula (Hubble Palette), 





    
        

            Miles Zhou
Pelican Nebula (Hubble Palette)

Pelican Nebula (Hubble Palette)

Technical card

Resolution: 4096x4096

Dates:Sept. 9, 2017Sept. 11, 2017Sept. 18, 2017

Frames:
BAADER H Alpha 7nm: 16x1800" -25C bin 1x1
Astrodon O-iii: 16x1800" -25C bin 1x1
Astrodon S-ii: 16x1800" -25C bin 1x1

Integration: 24.0 hours

Avg. Moon age: 22.03 days

Avg. Moon phase: 53.79%

Astrometry.net job: 1845107

RA center: 312.693 degrees

DEC center: 44.399 degrees

Pixel scale: 0.550 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 177.774 degrees

Field radius: 0.443 degrees

Locations: Deep Sky West, Rowe, New Mexico, United States

Description

The Pelican Nebula (also known as IC 5070 and IC 5067[1]) is an H II region associated with the North America Nebula in the constellation Cygnus. The gaseous contortions of this emission nebula bear a resemblance to a pelican, giving rise to its name.

This is an SHO composition based on Hubble Palette.

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