Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Cygnus (Cyg)  ·  Contains:  NGC 6997  ·  NGC 7000  ·  North America nebula
Cygnus Wall Complex, 



    
        

            Alan Mason
Cygnus Wall Complex
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Cygnus Wall Complex

Cygnus Wall Complex, 



    
        

            Alan Mason
Cygnus Wall Complex
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Cygnus Wall Complex

Equipment

Imaging Telescopes Or Lenses
Explore Scientific ED 102 CF APO
Imaging Cameras
ZWO ASI071MC Pro OSC
Filters
STC Astro Duo-Narrowband filter
Accessories
Raspberry Pi 3 Model B · Rigel Systems Rigel NStep Focuser · High-Res Stepper Motor (MoonLite CFL 2.5 inch Large Format Crayford Refractor Focuser) · Stellarvue field flattener SFF3-25-48
Software
INDILib · Stellarmate OS · PixInsight · Kstars/Ekos
Guiding Telescopes Or Lenses
Stellarvue 50mm F050G Guide Scope
Guiding Cameras
ZWO ASI290MM Mini

Acquisition details

Dates:
Oct. 18, 2018
Frames:
STC Astro Duo-Narrowband filter: 36x300" (3h) (gain: 90.00) -15°C bin 1x1
Integration:
3h
Darks:
50
Flats:
50
Bias:
100
Avg. Moon age:
8.93 days
Avg. Moon phase:
66.20%
Bortle Dark-Sky Scale:
5.00

Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 2321486

RA center: 21h00m03s.4

DEC center: +43°5613

Pixel scale: 1.404 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 89.372 degrees

Field radius: 1.154 degrees

Resolution: 4933x3274

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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