Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Cygnus (Cyg)  ·  Contains:  NGC 6997  ·  NGC 7000  ·  North America nebula  ·  The star 57Cyg
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The North American Nebula, 


            Mostafa Metwally
The North American Nebula
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The North American Nebula

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: 8 inch orion astrograph OTA

Imaging cameras: Canon 40D modified

Mounts: Celestron Advanced VX VX Mount

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Orion ShortTube 80mm f/5 Guidscope

Guiding cameras: Orion star shoot auto guider Auto guider

Focal reducers: Baader MPCC Mark II

Software: lightroom 5  ·  deepskystacker  ·  BackyardEOS  ·  pixinsight

Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 2243713

RA center: 20h 58' 12"

DEC center: +44° 11' 31"

Pixel scale: 1.959 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 355.337 degrees

Field radius: 1.278 degrees

Resolution: 960x539

Locations: Home, Sheffield, United Kingdom

Data source: Backyard


Sky plot

Sky plot


The North American Nebula, 


            Mostafa Metwally