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IC 1318, 





    
        

            Dave59
IC 1318

IC 1318

Technical card

Resolution: 4631x3497

Dates:July 7, 2018

Frames:
ZWO BLUE: 81x120"
ZWO GREEN: 79x120"
ZWO LUM: 247x120"
ZWO RED: 85x120"

Integration: 16.4 hours

Avg. Moon age: 23.31 days

Avg. Moon phase: 37.78%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 4.00

Astrometry.net job: 2162669

RA center: 20h 27' 27"

DEC center: +40° 15' 21"

Pixel scale: 0.912 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 55.432 degrees

Field radius: 0.735

Locations: Backyard Roll Off Roof Observatory, Walnut, Illinois, United States

Data source: Backyard

Description

IC 1318 is a diffuse emission nebula located approximately 3500 – 4500 light years away in the constellation Cygnus. The dark dust lane separating it is LDN 889. This image covers an area nearly two full moons in width.

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IC 1318, 





    
        

            Dave59