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Contains:  Pelican nebula, IC 5070
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IC 5070 - Pelican Nebula (SHO), 


            Frank Breslawski
IC 5070 - Pelican Nebula (SHO)

IC 5070 - Pelican Nebula (SHO)

Technical card

Resolution: 2556x2025

Dates:Sept. 17, 2018Sept. 19, 2018Sept. 20, 2018

Astronomik H-Alpha 6nm CCD: 44x600" -20C bin 1x1
Astronomik OIII 6nm CCD: 26x600" -20C bin 1x1
Astronomik SII 6nm CCD: 28x600" -20C bin 1x1

Integration: 16.3 hours

Darks: ~50

Flats: ~10

Bias: ~200

Avg. Moon age: 9.34 days

Avg. Moon phase: 69.74%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 4.00 job: 2384891

RA center: 312.772 degrees

DEC center: 44.438 degrees

Pixel scale: 0.927 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 264.258 degrees

Field radius: 0.420 degrees

Locations: Home, Bergisches Land, Germany

Data source: Backyard


Finally I processed the full SHO data of my Pelican Nebula. I really like this almost "sculpture-like" 3D effect, which brings the red nebula areas into the foreground. Also tried to maintain the dramatic look by the colors. :-)



Frank Breslawski
License: Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike Creative Commons

Sky plot

Sky plot


IC 5070 - Pelican Nebula (SHO), 


            Frank Breslawski

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