Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Cygnus (Cyg)
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Cygnus Wall and Dark  Nebulae, 


Cygnus Wall and Dark  Nebulae
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Cygnus Wall and Dark Nebulae

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Edge HD 1100

Imaging cameras: QSI 660 WS

Mounts: Software Bisque Paramount MX

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Edge HD 1100

Guiding cameras: QSI 660 WS

Focal reducers: Celestron f/7 reducer for Edge 1100 HD

Software: Microsoft Image Composite Editor (ICE)  ·  GIMP  ·  Deep Sky Stacker  ·  IrfanView  ·  Software Bisque The SkyX Professional  ·  Astra Image 3.0  ·  Imagenomic LLC Noiseware

Filters: Orion Extra Narrowband Filter Ha 1.25"

Accessory: Innovations Foresight On-axis guider  ·  Starlight Xpress Lodestar X2

Dates:June 7, 2019June 25, 2019July 3, 2019

Frames:Orion Extra Narrowband Filter Ha 1.25": 47x540" -16C bin 1x1

Integration: 7.0 hours

Avg. Moon age: 9.14 days

Avg. Moon phase: 23.39%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 3.00

Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 2781101

RA center: 20h 58' 13"

DEC center: +43° 28' 4"

Pixel scale: 0.465 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 83.133 degrees

Field radius: 0.310 degrees

Resolution: 3952x2737

Locations: Washington County, North of Salem, New York, United States

Data source: Traveller


This image is a 2-panel Hydrogen alpha mosaic of part of the Cygnus Wall (NGC 7000, North America Nebula) with nearby dark nebulae. Images were captured at 2000 mm focal length.