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Contains:  NGC 6914, NGC 6910, IC 1311
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IC1318A in Ha, 


            Andreas Dietz
IC1318A in Ha

IC1318A in Ha

Technical card

Resolution: 3077x2056

Dates:May 21, 2018

Frames:Baader Planetarium Ha 36mm 7nm: 136x60" (gain: 270.00) 16C bin 1x1

Integration: 2.3 hours

Avg. Moon age: 6.69 days

Avg. Moon phase: 42.63%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 5.00 job: 2079541

RA center: 304.102 degrees

DEC center: 41.671 degrees

Pixel scale: 3.832 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 183.982 degrees

Field radius: 1.970 degrees

Locations: Home Observatory, Regensburg, Bavaria, Germany

Data source: Backyard


This is a part of the large IC1318 nebula in Cygnus. After a severe computer crash I wanted to share at least a preview version from my backup system.

Update 05-30-2018: After 2 hours of reprocessing, I'm finally proud to present you the full resolution frame! It looks a lot sharper. This area is definitely worth to visit again!



Andreas Dietz
License: Attribution-ShareAlike Creative Commons


  • IC1318A in Ha, 


            Andreas Dietz
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    IC1318A in Ha, 


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IC1318A in Ha, 


            Andreas Dietz