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Contains:  NGC 7023

Image of the day 06/17/2019

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    NGC 7023 - Iris Nebula, 





    
        

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    NGC 7023 - Iris Nebula

    NGC 7023 - Iris Nebula

    Technical card

    Resolution: 4466x3364

    Dates:June 1, 2019June 2, 2019

    Frames:
    ZWO B 1.25": 22x120" -20C bin 1x1
    ZWO G 1.25": 23x120" -20C bin 1x1
    ZWO L 1.25": 95x90" -20C bin 1x1
    ZWO R 1.25": 23x120" -20C bin 1x1

    Integration: 4.6 hours

    Darks: ~50

    Flats: ~30

    Bias: ~200

    Avg. Moon age: 28.06 days

    Avg. Moon phase: 2.71%

    Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 3.00

    Astrometry.net job: 2735922

    RA center: 315.355 degrees

    DEC center: 67.869 degrees

    Pixel scale: 1.392 arcsec/pixel

    Orientation: 272.783 degrees

    Field radius: 1.081 degrees

    Locations: ITV Telescope Event Vogelsberg, Gedern, Germany

    Data source: Traveller

    Description

    I captured this picture at the ITV Telescope Event Vogelsberg.
    We were blessed with above average to good seeing and a wonderful clear sky at bortle 3.
    I'm just amazed what a significant difference a dark sky does to your RGB captures, I could never get such data at my light pulluted backyard.

    Anyways I hope you enjoy my version of the Iris Nebula.

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    dotmod
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    NGC 7023 - Iris Nebula, 





    
        

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