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


            Geert Vandenbulcke
North-America and Pelican nebula, 20180927
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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

Dates:Sept. 27, 2018

Frames: 12x300"

Integration: 1.0 hours

Avg. Moon age: 17.08 days

Avg. Moon phase: 94.06%

Basic astrometry details job: 3259577

RA center: 21h 0' 37"

DEC center: +44° 18' 7"

Pixel scale: 14.394 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 359.572 degrees

Field radius: 5.303 degrees

Resolution: 1531x2166

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
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North-America and Pelican nebula, 20180927, 


            Geert Vandenbulcke