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Contains:  North America nebula, NGC 7000, NGC 6997, The star ξCyg, The star 60Cyg, The star 57Cyg
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North America Nebula, 


            Erik Marsh
North America Nebula

North America Nebula

Technical card

Resolution: 4070x2772

Dates:July 31, 2019

Frames: 50x300"

Integration: 4.2 hours

Avg. Moon age: 28.81 days

Avg. Moon phase: 0.58% job: 2836440

RA center: 20h 59' 23"

DEC center: +44° 32' 31"

Pixel scale: 3.856 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 95.135 degrees

Field radius: 2.637

Locations: Home, Lyndhurst, OH, United States

Data source: Backyard


Wednesday night was new telescope night and the weather didn't disappoint. I decided to shoot the North America Nebula with my new RedCat 51. This is my first refractor and my first wide field scope so it is also my first large emission nebula I've shot. I'm really rather happy with the results. This is a first pass stacked with out dark's because I didn't have any 1x1 bin 300 seconds dark's at the time.



Erik Marsh
License: None (All rights reserved)

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North America Nebula, 


            Erik Marsh