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Contains:  NGC 7023
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NGC 7023- Deep Bright Iris, 





    
        

            pete_xl
NGC 7023- Deep Bright Iris

NGC 7023- Deep Bright Iris

Technical card

Resolution: 4004x2669

Dates:July 3, 2019

Frames: 331x30"

Integration: 2.8 hours

Avg. Moon age: 0.78 days

Avg. Moon phase: 0.68%

Astrometry.net job: 2781074

RA center: 315.640 degrees

DEC center: 68.224 degrees

Pixel scale: 1.292 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 223.598 degrees

Field radius: 0.864 degrees

Locations: Balkon, Ascheberg, NRW, Germany

Data source: Backyard

Description

The Iris Nebula (NGC 7023) in Cepheus is a bright recfection nebula about 1300 lightyears away.
All the dust lanes that came up when I started stretching the image seduced me to stretch it a bit more than maybe usual ;-)

331x 30 s @ gain 125
ASI294mmc with TS 130/910 mm apo refractor with 0.79x reducer.

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NGC 7023- Deep Bright Iris, 





    
        

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