Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Contains:  NGC 6997  ·  NGC 7000  ·  North America nebula  ·  The star 57Cyg
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            Anders Lange
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Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Williams Optics Zenithstar 73

Imaging cameras: ZWO ASI 071 MC Pro

Mounts: SkyWatcher NEQ6 Pro w. EQ6Wedge

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Teleskop Service TLS60D

Guiding cameras: ZWO ASI 120 MM

Focal reducers: Williams Optics Flat73

Software: PHD2 Guiding  ·  APT - Astro Photography Tool  ·  Polemaster SW  ·  EQMOD EQAscom

Filters: Hutech IDAS 2" LPS-D2

Accessory: Lacerta LED Flatfield-Box  ·  QHY CCD PoleMaster

Dates:Aug. 11, 2018

Frames: 26x120"

Integration: 0.9 hours

Avg. Moon age: 0.10 days

Avg. Moon phase: 0.01%

Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 2393363

RA center: 20h 58' 47"

DEC center: +44° 20' 6"

Pixel scale: 2.227 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 89.190 degrees

Field radius: 1.834 degrees

Resolution: 4940x3280

Data source: Backyard


NGC7000 / North American Nebula

First light for my ZWO ASI 071 MC Pro and William Optics Flat73, for my Zenithstar 73.
My first ever, fully processed, deep sky photography :-)

Captured on August 11th. 2018, in the few dark hours available at my latitude in Denmark of 55°18'59.3"N.

26 x Lights of 120 sec @ -15°C, 2x2 binning, gain 240, offset 65
100 x Darks
250 x Biases
30 x Flats

Pre- and Post-processing all done in PixInsight.



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