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Contains:  NGC 7023, The star 4Cep
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NGC 7023 Iris Nebula, 


NGC 7023 Iris Nebula
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NGC 7023 Iris Nebula

Technical card

Imaging telescope or lens:Canon EF 200mm f/2.8 L USM II @f/3.5

Imaging camera:Canon EOS 60D mod

Mount:SkyWatcher Star Adventurer

Guiding telescopes or lenses:

Guiding cameras:

Focal reducers:

Software:Adobe LighroomPleiades PixInsight

Filter:Hutech IDAS LPS-D1 EOS CLIP

Accessory:Berlebach Report 312 Astro

Resolution: 4117x2745

Dates:April 22, 2018

Frames: 151x60" ISO800

Integration: 2.5 hours

Darks: ~20

Flats: ~20

Flat darks: 0

Bias: ~200

Avg. Moon age: 6.94 days

Avg. Moon phase: 45.34%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: None

Mean SQM: None

Mean FWHM: None

Temperature: None

Basic astrometry details job: 2038609

RA center: 20h 55' 48"

DEC center: +67° 37' 12"

Pixel scale: 4.553 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 23.150 degrees

Field radius: 3.129 degrees

Locations: Balkon, Dresden, Sachsen, Germany

Data source: Backyard


My first attempt to the area of the Iris Nebula with its dust clouds. Maybe it needs more data, so I will try to gather more images in a next clear night.



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NGC 7023 Iris Nebula,