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Contains:  North America nebula, NGC 7000, NGC 6997
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Cygnus Wall Complex, 





    
        

            Alan Mason
Cygnus Wall Complex

Cygnus Wall Complex

Technical card

Resolution: 4933x3274

Dates:Oct. 18, 2018

Frames:STC Astro Duo-Narrowband filter: 36x300" (gain: 90.00) -15C bin 1x1

Integration: 3.0 hours

Darks: ~50

Flats: ~50

Bias: ~100

Avg. Moon age: 8.93 days

Avg. Moon phase: 66.20%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 5.00

Astrometry.net job: 2321486

RA center: 315.014 degrees

DEC center: 43.937 degrees

Pixel scale: 1.404 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 89.372 degrees

Field radius: 1.154 degrees

Data source: Traveller

Description

The Cygnus Wall is part of the much larger North American Nebula (NGC 7000) located in Cygnus.

It is a rich star forming ridge that is about 20 light-years across. Approximately 1500 light-years away from us.

Imaged with the STC Duo Narrowband Filter

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Cygnus Wall Complex, 





    
        

            Alan Mason