Cookie consent

AstroBin saves small pieces of text information (cookies) on your device in order to deliver better content and for statistical purposes. You can disable the usage of cookies by changing the settings of your browser. By browsing AstroBin without changing the browser settings, you grant us permission to store that information on your device.

I agree
Contains:  B347, PK078+00.1, PK079+00.1
Getting plate-solving status, please wait...
Gamma Cygni nebula east (Sh2-108) in HSOrgb, 



    
        

            Jose Carballada
Powered byPixInsight

Gamma Cygni nebula east (Sh2-108) in HSOrgb

Technical card


Dates:Aug. 5, 2018Aug. 7, 2018

Frames:
Astrodon B Gen.2 E-series 36mm: 12x5" (gain: 200.00) -20C bin 1x1
Astrodon G Gen.2 E-series 36mm: 12x5" (gain: 200.00) -20C bin 1x1
Astrodon HA 36mm - 5nm: 20x300" (gain: 200.00) -20C bin 1x1
Astrodon O-III 36mm - 5nm: 11x300" (gain: 200.00) -20C bin 1x1
Astrodon R Gen.2 E-series 36mm: 12x5" (gain: 200.00) -20C bin 1x1
Astrodon S-II 36mm - 5nm: 10x300" (gain: 200.00) -20C bin 1x1

Integration: 3.5 hours

Avg. Moon age: 23.96 days

Avg. Moon phase: 31.65%


Astrometry.net job: 2221080

RA center: 20h 27' 14"

DEC center: +40° 4' 35"

Pixel scale: 1.471 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 46.046 degrees

Field radius: 1.193 degrees


Resolution: 3520x4656

Locations: Berga Resort, Berga, Barcelona, Spain

Data source: Backyard

Description

Sh 2-108 is sometimes called the Gamma Cygni nebula because of the foreground appearance of the F8Iab supergiant (also called Sadr). In fact this nebula lies far beyond Gamma Cygni in the depths of the Cygnus X complex of star formation regions.

Comments

Author

Carballada
Jose Carballada
License: Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike Creative Commons
1161
Like

Sky plot

Sky plot

Histogram

Gamma Cygni nebula east (Sh2-108) in HSOrgb, 



    
        

            Jose Carballada