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Contains:  Pelican nebula, IC 5070, The star 56Cyg
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Pelican Nebula in SHO Narrowband, 


            Simon Todd
Pelican Nebula in SHO Narrowband

Pelican Nebula in SHO Narrowband

Technical card

Resolution: 5521x3655

Dates:Sept. 26, 2018Sept. 27, 2018Sept. 28, 2018Sept. 29, 2018Oct. 3, 2018Oct. 4, 2018Oct. 7, 2018Oct. 9, 2018Oct. 19, 2018Oct. 20, 2018Oct. 21, 2018Oct. 22, 2018Oct. 24, 2018Oct. 26, 2018Oct. 28, 2018Oct. 29, 2018Nov. 3, 2018Nov. 14, 2018Nov. 17, 2018Nov. 18, 2018Nov. 30, 2018Dec. 7, 2018Dec. 12, 2018Dec. 13, 2018

Baader Ha 36mm 7nm: 90x300" (gain: 16.00) -20C bin 1x1
Baader OIII 36mm 7nm: 128x300" (gain: 16.00) -20C bin 1x1
Baader SII 36mm 7nm: 101x300" (gain: 16.00) -20C bin 1x1

Integration: 26.6 hours

Darks: ~101

Flats: ~101

Bias: ~101

Avg. Moon age: 14.35 days

Avg. Moon phase: 59.48%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 4.00 job: 2433296

RA center: 312.753 degrees

DEC center: 44.374 degrees

Pixel scale: 0.619 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 270.434 degrees

Field radius: 0.569 degrees

Data source: Backyard


This is my first ever attempt to image the Pelican Nebula located int he constellation of Cygnus, struggling with a 3.5 Hour window per night due to trees and the house I imaged this on a number of nights to get in the data



Simon Todd
License: None (All rights reserved)

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Pelican Nebula in SHO Narrowband, 


            Simon Todd