Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Cygnus (Cyg)
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The Cygnus Wall, 



    
        

            Marco Prelini
The Cygnus Wall
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The Cygnus Wall

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Sky-Watcher 200/1000 PDS

Imaging cameras: ZWO ASI 294MC Pro

Mounts: Sky-Watcher AZ EQ6-GT

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Artesky Ultraguide 60/240 mm

Guiding cameras: ZWO ASI 120 MM Mini

Focal reducers: Baader MPCC Mark III

Software: Pleaides Astrophoto PinInsight 1.8  ·  Photoshop CC  ·  Sequence Generator Pro

Filters: Baader OIII 2.0" 7nm CCD  ·  Baader Ha 2" 7nm CCD


Dates:March 10, 2019March 11, 2019March 14, 2019March 16, 2019March 17, 2019

Frames:
Baader Ha 2" 7nm CCD: 9x480" (gain: 117.00) -20C bin 1x1
L-Pro 2": 26x300" (gain: 117.00) -20C bin 1x1
L-Pro 2": 25x300" (gain: 117.00) -21C bin 1x1
Baader OIII 2.0" 7nm CCD: 12x480" (gain: 117.00) -20C bin 1x1

Integration: 7.0 hours

Darks: ~21

Flats: ~21

Bias: ~21

Avg. Moon age: 7.14 days

Avg. Moon phase: 47.98%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 8.00


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 2607370

RA center: 20h 59' 39"

DEC center: +43° 39' 21"

Pixel scale: 0.946 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 92.401 degrees

Field radius: 0.646 degrees


Resolution: 2751x4080

Locations: Home Backyard, Meda, Milano, Italy

Data source: Backyard

Description

"The Cygnus Wall", is a part of the much larger "North America" nebula, a vast region of ionized hydrogen. It is an area of star formation, there are many young stars, with a protoplanetary disk still around.

The composition of the shot is particular, HA + OIII + RGB, HA and OIII united in bicolour HOO and RGB combined to give consistency to the color of the stars.

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The Cygnus Wall, 



    
        

            Marco Prelini

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