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Contains:  IC 5068, The star 55Cyg, The star 56Cyg, The star 57Cyg, The star 60Cyg, The star Deneb (αCyg), The star ξCyg
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North America and Pelican Nebulas, 


            Scott Tucker
North America and Pelican Nebulas
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North America and Pelican Nebulas

Technical card

Dates:June 18, 2019

Frames: 60x60" bin 0x0

Integration: 1.0 hours

Avg. Moon age: 15.87 days

Avg. Moon phase: 98.63%

Basic astrometry details job: 2752893

RA center: 20h 51' 41"

DEC center: +44° 9' 18"

Pixel scale: 15.119 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 359.034 degrees

Field radius: 5.069 degrees

Resolution: 2000x1352

Locations: Backyard, Tucson, AZ, United States

Data source: Backyard


Thought I would see how well the new Optolong L-eNhance filter does in heavy moonlight, namely 98% full. Pretty well, apparently. Shot with the 135mm f/2.0 lens wide open.



Scott Tucker
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North America and Pelican Nebulas, 


            Scott Tucker