Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Contains:  IC 5070  ·  NGC 6989  ·  NGC 6997  ·  Pelican Nebula  ·  The star 56Cyg  ·  The star 57Cyg
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IC 5070  The Pelican Nebula, 



    
        

            Carl Weber
IC 5070  The Pelican Nebula
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IC 5070 The Pelican Nebula

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Imaging telescopes or lenses: William Optics GT71 Triplet Apo William Optics GT71

Imaging cameras: ZWO Optical ASI 1600-MM PRO COOLED

Mounts: Software Bisque Paramount MX+

Focal reducers: William Optics Flat6a flattener

Software: Topaz Labs Topaz DeNoise 2.0.0  ·  Software Bisque SkyX Pro  ·  Photoshop CC 2020  ·  PixInsight

Filters: Astronomik OIII 6nm  ·  Astronomik SII 6nm  ·  Astronomik Ha 6nm Astronomic Ha 6nm

Accessory: Spike-a Flat XL EL panel  ·  MoonLite Moonlight Focuser w/High Res Stepper Motor


Dates:Aug. 9, 2019

Frames: 205x300"

Integration: 17.1 hours

Avg. Moon age: 9.16 days

Avg. Moon phase: 68.42%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 4092847

RA center: 20h 51' 13"

DEC center: +44° 9' 25"

Pixel scale: 2.293 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 259.768 degrees

Field radius: 1.571 degrees


Resolution: 3861x3070

Locations: SkyStar Observatory, Ramona, CA, United States

Data source: Own remote observatory

Remote source: Non-commercial independent facility

Description

This image is centered up on the neck region of the Pelican Nebula. It always amazes me at how much color and fine detail there is in our Milky Way.

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Description: I keep trying to find that perfect color mix

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Description: I never stop tinkering with my images. This is now a HaSHO mix that I also tone mapped.

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IC 5070  The Pelican Nebula, 



    
        

            Carl Weber