Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Contains:  IC 5070  ·  Pelican nebula  ·  The star 56Cyg  ·  The star 57Cyg
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IC5070 - The Pelican Nebula, 



    
        

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IC5070 - The Pelican Nebula
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IC5070 - The Pelican Nebula

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Imaging telescopes or lenses: Explore Scientific 127mm ED APO ES 127 APO

Imaging cameras: ZWO ASI071MC-Cool

Mounts: Mountain Instruments MI-250

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Explore Scientific 127mm ED APO ES 127 APO

Guiding cameras: SX Lodestar 2X Lodestar X2

Focal reducers: Explore Scientific 0.7 Reducer/Flattener ES Flattener

Software: PixInsight  ·  Interactive Astronomy Sky Roof  ·  Interactive Astronomy Sky Alert  ·  PHD2 Guiding  ·  Sequence Generator Pro


Dates:July 15, 2018July 16, 2018July 17, 2018July 18, 2018July 19, 2018July 20, 2018Aug. 4, 2018Aug. 6, 2018Aug. 7, 2018Aug. 8, 2018Aug. 9, 2018Aug. 15, 2018Aug. 31, 2018Sept. 1, 2018Sept. 2, 2018

Frames: 188x600" (gain: 0.00) -5C

Integration: 31.3 hours

Avg. Moon age: 14.88 days

Avg. Moon phase: 35.74%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 2256760

RA center: 20h 51' 7"

DEC center: +44° 4' 1"

Pixel scale: 2.995 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 266.011 degrees

Field radius: 1.186 degrees


Resolution: 1824x1171

Locations: William J. Maloney Observatory, Pontotoc, Texas, United States

Data source: Own remote observatory

Description

Over 30 hours of IC5070, captured from July 15, 2018 to September 2, 2018.

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IC5070 - The Pelican Nebula, 



    
        

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