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Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Contains:  IC 5070, IC5070, Pelican nebula
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Pelican Nebula Detail - Hubble Palette, 


            Andrew Barton
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Pelican Nebula Detail - Hubble Palette

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Celestron C8 Edge HD

Imaging cameras: ZWO ASI 1600MM Pro

Mounts: AstroPhysics Mach1 GTO

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Celestron C8 Edge HD

Guiding cameras: Lodestar

Focal reducers: Celestron Edge f7 Focal Reducer

Software: Main Sequence Software Sequence Generator Pro  ·  PixInsight  ·  Open PHD Guiding PHD2 Guiding 2.6.2

Filters: ZWO OIII -7nm 36mm  ·  ZWO H-Alpha 7nm 36mm  ·  ZWO S-II 7nm 36mm

Accessory: Feathertouch Focuser  ·  Celestron Off Axis Guider  ·  ZWO 7 Pos. Filter Wheel  ·  Starizona MicroTouch focuser

Dates:June 2, 2018

Frames: 112x400"

Integration: 12.4 hours

Avg. Moon age: 18.31 days

Avg. Moon phase: 86.47% job: 2095914

RA center: 20h 50' 52"

DEC center: +44° 27' 38"

Pixel scale: 0.532 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 88.897 degrees

Field radius: 0.432 degrees

Resolution: 4656x3520

Data source: Backyard


This detail of the Pelican Nebula reminds me of the "Stink Spirit" from the Hayao Miyazaki movie "Spirited Away". See



Andrew Barton
License: Attribution Creative Commons

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Pelican Nebula Detail - Hubble Palette, 


            Andrew Barton

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