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Contains:  NGC 7039, North America nebula, NGC 7000, NGC 6997, IC 5076, Pelican nebula, IC 5070, IC 5068, The star 63Cyg, The star ξCyg, The star 60Cyg, The star 59Cyg, The star νCyg, The star 57Cyg, The star 56Cyg, The star 55Cyg
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North-America and Pelican nebula, 20180927, 


            Geert Vandenbulcke
North-America and Pelican nebula, 20180927

North-America and Pelican nebula, 20180927

Technical card

Imaging telescope or lens:Samyang 135 ED UMC F2

Imaging camera:SBIG STF8300M

Mount:Astro-Physics Mach1AP GTO CP3

Guiding telescope or lens:Mini Borg 50

Guiding camera:SBIG STi-mono

Software:MaximDLFITS Liberator 3

Filter:Baader Ha 7nm

Resolution: 1531x2166

Dates:Sept. 27, 2018

Frames: 12x300"

Integration: 1.0 hours

Avg. Moon age: 17.08 days

Avg. Moon phase: 94.06% job: 2274373

RA center: 21h 0' 37"

DEC center: +44° 18' 7"

Pixel scale: 14.394 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 359.572 degrees

Field radius: 5.303

Locations: Tranquility Base Observatory, Koksijde, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium

Data source: Backyard


Trial of a Samyang 135mm f/2 lens on a SBIG STF-8300M CCD camera.



Geert Vandenbulcke
License: None (All rights reserved)

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North-America and Pelican nebula, 20180927, 


            Geert Vandenbulcke