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Contains:  IC 5070, Pelican nebula, The star 56Cyg, The star 57Cyg
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IC 5070 Pelican Nebula, 


            K. Schneider
IC 5070 Pelican Nebula
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IC 5070 Pelican Nebula

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: TS APO 90/600

Imaging cameras: Canon EOS1100D

Mounts: Vixen Sphinx SXP

Focal reducers: TS PHOTOLINE 0,79x reducer/flattener 0,79x Reducer / Flattener

Filters: Astronomik CLS CCD EOS Clip

Accessory: Lacerta M-Gen

Dates:Oct. 4, 2018

Frames: 30x270" ISO800

Integration: 2.2 hours

Darks: ~12

Flats: ~15

Bias: ~20

Avg. Moon age: 24.41 days

Avg. Moon phase: 26.90%

Temperature: 10.00

Basic astrometry details job: 2287639

RA center: 20h 51' 36"

DEC center: +44° 9' 3"

Pixel scale: 2.172 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 14.523 degrees

Field radius: 1.247 degrees

Resolution: 2624x3195

Locations: Garden, Zwingenberg, Germany

Data source: Backyard


Did anyone notice the "Little Orion" in the left down corner?



K. Schneider
License: None (All rights reserved)


  • Final
    IC 5070 Pelican Nebula, 


            K. Schneider


Description: Version A looks very decent, so I tried to process a more saturated Version B. Both of them have their special charms.

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IC 5070 Pelican Nebula, 


            K. Schneider