Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Lyra (Lyr)  ·  Contains:  IC 1311  ·  IC 1318  ·  IC 4756  ·  IC 5068  ·  IC 5070  ·  Part of the constellation Aquila (Aql)  ·  Part of the constellation Cygnus (Cyg)  ·  Part of the constellation Draco (Dra)  ·  Part of the constellation Hercules (Her)  ·  Pelican nebula  ·  The constellation Lyra (Lyr)  ·  The constellation Sagitta (Sge)  ·  The constellation Vulpecula (Vul)  ·  The star Albireo (β1Cyg)  ·  The star Altair (αAql)  ·  The star Deneb (αCyg)  ·  The star Eltanin (γDra)  ·  The star Rastaban (βDra)  ·  The star Sadr (γCyg)  ·  The star Tarazed (γAql)  ·  The star Vega (αLyr)  ·  The star δCyg  ·  The star ζAql  ·  gamma Cyg nebula
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The Milky Way in Cygnus, 


The Milky Way in Cygnus
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The Milky Way in Cygnus

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Nikor NIKKOR 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6G ED

Software: Digicam, Deep Sky Stacker, Gimp, Photoscape

Dates:July 26, 2019

Frames: 40x30" ISO6400

Integration: 0.3 hours

Darks: ~10

Bias: ~10

Avg. Moon age: 23.51 days

Avg. Moon phase: 35.67%

Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 2819374

RA center: 18h 59' 25"

DEC center: +27° 11' 38"

Pixel scale: 38.559 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 85.641 degrees

Field radius: 38.741 degrees

Resolution: 6016x4016

Data source: Backyard


I fought with clouds most of the night. However I was able to get a couple of images in between the clouds. My les was set at 18mm and my aperture at 3.5.


Sky plot

Sky plot


The Milky Way in Cygnus,