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Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Contains:  Filamentary nebula, IC 1311, IC 1318, IC 5068, IC 5070, Lace-work nebula, M 39, NGC 6940, NGC 6960, NGC 6992, NGC 7000, NGC 7092, Network nebula, North America nebula, Part of the constellation Cygnus (Cyg), Part of the constellation Lyra (Lyr), Pelican nebula, The star 31Cyg, The star Deneb (αCyg), The star Gienah (εCyg), The star Sadr (γCyg), The star Sheliak (βLyr), The star Sulafat (γLyr), The star δCyg, The star ζCyg, The star ι2Cyg, The star κCyg, Veil nebula, gamma Cyg nebula
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Cygnus widefield, 


            Markus A. R. Lang...
Cygnus widefield
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Cygnus widefield

Technical card

Imaging cameras: Pentax KP

Mounts: SkyWatcher NEQ3-2 Synscan Goto

Software: Adobe Photoshop 6 CS  ·  Deep Sky Stacker  ·  PixInsight 1.8 Ripley

Filters: Hoya Intensifier Red Enhancer - Didymium

Dates:June 4, 2019

Frames:Hoya Intensifier Red Enhancer - Didymium: 10x180" ISO640 bin 1x1

Integration: 0.5 hours

Avg. Moon age: 1.14 days

Avg. Moon phase: 1.46%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 4.00

Temperature: 15.00

Basic astrometry details job: 2753755

RA center: 20h 18' 28"

DEC center: +40° 54' 28"

Pixel scale: 22.785 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 344.051 degrees

Field radius: 22.950 degrees

Resolution: 6028x4032

Locations: Juniper Hill Observatory, Köfering, Bayern, Germany

Data source: Backyard


Pentax KP
Pentax DA 35mm f/2.4 AL
640 ISO
Hoya Red enhancer



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Description: Color balance optimized to reduce greenish hue


Description: Complete rework with calibrated raws and median stacking to remove plain traces

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Cygnus widefield, 


            Markus A. R. Lang...