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Contains:  IC 5068, IC 5070, NGC 6997, NGC 7000, North America nebula, Pelican nebula, The star 56Cyg, The star 57Cyg, The star ξCyg
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NGC 7000 North American Nebula in Narrowband SHO, 



    
        

            William Jordan
NGC 7000 North American Nebula in Narrowband SHO
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NGC 7000 North American Nebula in Narrowband SHO

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Dates:May 7, 2018May 8, 2018May 9, 2018

Frames:
Astrodon H-alpha: 7x300" -10C bin 1x1
Astrodon OIII: 12x300" bin 1x1
Astrodon SII: 12x300" bin 1x1

Integration: 2.6 hours

Flats: ~20

Avg. Moon age: 22.52 days

Avg. Moon phase: 46.04%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 6.00


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 2056012

RA center: 20h 55' 47"

DEC center: +43° 39' 18"

Pixel scale: 3.490 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 358.717 degrees

Field radius: 2.808 degrees


Resolution: 4096x4096

Locations: Ye Olde Driveway, The Woodlands, TX, United States

Data source: Unknown

Description

North American Nebula in Ha, SII, and OIII, and with my first attempt at Tone Mapping in processing. Very new to me, and I'm struggling with it, but I do think this is at least a "pretty" picture, and felt obliged to share.

Here's the tutorial for those interested: https://www.cloudynights.com/topic/552856-processing-workflow-narrowband-tone-mapping-melotte-15/

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ArmyOrtho
William Jordan
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NGC 7000 North American Nebula in Narrowband SHO, 



    
        

            William Jordan