Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Cygnus (Cyg)  ·  Contains:  Cocoon nebula  ·  IC 5146
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Cocoon Nebula L(HAR)GB, 


Cocoon Nebula L(HAR)GB
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Cocoon Nebula L(HAR)GB

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Orion ED80T CF  ·  William Optics 102 GT 20th Anniversary Edition

Imaging cameras: Atik 428EX

Mounts: Orion Atlas

Guiding cameras: Orion Starshoot Autoguider

Focal reducers: Orion 0.8x Imaging Focal Reducer for Refractors

Software: PixInsight  ·  Nebulosity

Filters: Baader H-Alpha 7nm  ·  Baader Planetariun RGB 1.25" Filters  ·  Baader UV-IR Cut Filter L

Dates:July 25, 2017Sept. 29, 2017Sept. 30, 2017

Baader H-Alpha 7nm: 6x600"
Baader UV-IR Cut Filter L: 20x600"
Baader Planetariun RGB 1.25" Filters: 18x600"

Integration: 7.3 hours

Avg. Moon age: 6.82 days

Avg. Moon phase: 46.99%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 5.00

Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 2586117

RA center: 21h 53' 23"

DEC center: +47° 15' 39"

Pixel scale: 1.683 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 100.154 degrees

Field radius: 0.518 degrees

Resolution: 1770x1332

Data source: Backyard


Cocoon Nebula in L (HAR) G B...I added some Ha frames that I captured with my ED80mm the rest of the frames LRGB were taken with my WO102mm.


Sky plot

Sky plot


Cocoon Nebula L(HAR)GB,