Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Cygnus (Cyg)  ·  Contains:  Cocoon Nebula  ·  IC 5146

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    The Cocoon nebula (IC 5146, Sh2-125), 



    
        

            Marcel Drechsler
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    The Cocoon nebula (IC 5146, Sh2-125)

    Image of the day 08/26/2018

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      The Cocoon nebula (IC 5146, Sh2-125), 



    
        

            Marcel Drechsler
      The Cocoon nebula (IC 5146, Sh2-125)
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      The Cocoon nebula (IC 5146, Sh2-125)

      Equipment

      Imaging Telescopes Or Lenses
      Celestron Rowe-Ackermann Schmidt Astrograph
      Imaging Cameras
      ZWO Optical ZWO ASI 1600MM cool
      Mounts
      Celestron CGE pro
      Filters
      Baader B 2" · Baader G 2" · Baader R 2" · Baader Luminance 2" · Baader f/2 Highspeed 2" H-Alpha Filter
      Software
      firecapture · Photoshop CC · Stellarium · Pleiades Astrophoto PixInsinght 1.8 RC7 · Deep SkyStacker 3.3.4
      Guiding Telescopes Or Lenses
      Baader Vario Finder 60mm
      Guiding Cameras
      LACERTA MGEN

      Acquisition details

      Frames:
      Baader B 2": 410x50" (5h 41' 40") (gain: 100.00) -20°C
      Baader G 2": 331x50" (4h 35' 50") (gain: 100.00) -20°C
      Baader Luminance 2": 729x30" (6h 4' 30") (gain: 100.00) -20°C
      Baader R 2": 362x50" (5h 1' 40") (gain: 100.00) -20°C
      Baader f/2 Highspeed 2" H-Alpha Filter: 435x100" (12h 5') (gain: 139.00) -20°C
      Integration:
      33h 28' 40"
      Darks:
      100
      Flats:
      50
      Bias:
      200
      Bortle Dark-Sky Scale:
      4.00

      Basic astrometry details

      Astrometry.net job: 3811875

      RA center: 21h51m26s.9

      DEC center: +47°1937

      Pixel scale: 1.263 arcsec/pixel

      Orientation: 325.053 degrees

      Field radius: 1.010 degrees

      Resolution: 4593x3464

      Locations: Sternwarte am Bärenstein, Bärenstein, Sachsen, Germany

      Data source: Backyard

      Description

      H-alpha / Lum / RGB

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      The Cocoon nebula (IC 5146, Sh2-125), 



    
        

            Marcel Drechsler