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Contains:  56 Cyg, 57 Cyg, 60 Cyg, 62 ksi Cyg, B349, B352, B353, B355, B356, IC 5070, IC5070, NGC 6997, NGC 7000, NGC6996, NGC6997, NGC7000, North America nebula, Pelican nebula, Sh2-117, The star 56Cyg, The star 57Cyg, The star 60Cyg, The star ξCyg
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North American and Pelican Nebulae, 


            Scotty Bishop
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North American and Pelican Nebulae

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses:SharpStar 15028HNT

Imaging cameras:Pentax K1ii

Mounts:iOptron IEQ45Pro

Guiding telescopes or lenses:Astromania 50mm Guide Scope

Guiding cameras:MGEN II

Software:Adobe Phosotshop CS6Luc Coiffier's DSS 4.1.0 64 bit

Dates:June 28, 2019

Frames: 30x120" ISO1600

Integration: 1.0 hours

Darks: ~20

Flats: ~10

Bias: ~30

Avg. Moon age: 25.03 days

Avg. Moon phase: 21.21%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 4.00

Temperature: 25.00 job: 2771231

RA center: 20h 57' 23"

DEC center: +44° 25' 11"

Pixel scale: 2.405 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -47.250 degrees

Field radius: 2.482 degrees

Resolution: 6128x4203

Data source: Backyard


Another first light night from the new SharpStar. I suppose it isn't bad for an hour of data. 15 minutes worth of processing in CS6.



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North American and Pelican Nebulae, 


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