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Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Contains:  NGC 7023  ·  The star 4Cep
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Iris Area widefield, 


Iris Area widefield
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Iris Area widefield

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Meyer-Görlitz meyer-gorlitz 200 mm

Imaging cameras: ZWO ASI 1600MM-Cool ZWO ASI 1600MM cool

Mounts: Skywatcher HEQ5 Pro Synscan

Software: APT - Astro Photography Tool  ·  PHD2 Guiding  ·  AstroPixel Processor  ·  Carte du Ciel

Filters: Astronomik Deep-Sky B Filter  ·  Astronomik Deep-Sky G Filter  ·  Astronomik Deep-Sky R Filter  ·  Lumicon UHC Filter Lumicon UHC

Accessory: zwo ewf 5 filterwheel zwo

Dates:Aug. 11, 2019

Astronomik Deep-Sky B Filter: 30x120" (gain: 75.00) -20C bin 1x1
Astronomik Deep-Sky G Filter: 30x120" (gain: 75.00) -20C bin 1x1
Astronomik Deep-Sky R Filter: 30x120" (gain: 75.00) -20C bin 1x1
Lumicon UHC Filter Lumicon UHC: 39x120" (gain: 75.00) -20C bin 1x1

Integration: 4.3 hours

Darks: ~100

Flats: ~10

Avg. Moon age: 11.08 days

Avg. Moon phase: 85.40%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 4.00

Basic astrometry details job: 2857469

RA center: 20h 54' 20"

DEC center: +67° 11' 56"

Pixel scale: 3.838 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 271.224 degrees

Field radius: 3.035 degrees

Resolution: 1824x1370

Data source: Backyard


Due to the storm i could not use a big scope,but my 200mm lens was no problem.

Trying to get some dust and INF around IRIS.

p.s. i noticed that in the bottom i captured NGC 6951..even with a 200mm lens.

a nice gift.



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Iris Area widefield,