Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Contains:  56 Cyg  ·  57 Cyg  ·  IC 5070  ·  IC5070  ·  Pelican nebula  ·  The star 56Cyg  ·  The star 57Cyg
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IC 5070 - Pelican Nebula, 



    
        

            Yannick Akar
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IC 5070 - Pelican Nebula

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Explore Scientific ED 102 APO FCD1

Imaging cameras: ZWO ASI 1600MM PRO

Mounts: iOptron CEM60

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Omegon Microspeed Guide Scope 60mm

Guiding cameras: ZWO AS120MM

Focal reducers: TS PHOTOLINE x0.80 Reducer/Korrektor

Software: Adobe Phosotshop CC  ·  SharpCap Pro SharpCap Imaging Capture Software  ·  Open Guiding PHD 2.6.2  ·  PIXINSIGHT 1.8  ·  Seqence Generator Pro

Filters: ZWO B 1.25"  ·  ZWO G 1.25"  ·  ZWO R 1.25"  ·  Astronomik H Alpha 6 nm 1.25"  ·  Astronomik S II 6nm 1,25"  ·  Astronomik O III 6nm 1,25"

Accessory: Pegasus Astro FocusCube


Dates:June 29, 2019July 1, 2019July 16, 2019July 20, 2019

Frames:
ZWO B 1.25": 23x90" (gain: 0.00) -15C bin 1x1
ZWO G 1.25": 23x90" (gain: 0.00) -15C bin 1x1
Astronomik H Alpha 6 nm 1.25": 216x180" (gain: 139.00) -16C bin 1x1
Astronomik O III 6nm 1,25": 181x180" (gain: 75.00) -15C bin 1x1
ZWO R 1.25": 23x90" (gain: 0.00) -15C bin 1x1
Astronomik S II 6nm 1,25": 181x180" (gain: 139.00) -15C bin 1x1

Integration: 30.6 hours

Darks: ~50

Flats: ~50

Flat darks: ~50

Avg. Moon age: 21.64 days

Avg. Moon phase: 50.94%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 8.00


Astrometry.net job: 2863093

RA center: 20h 51' 12"

DEC center: +44° 4' 26"

Pixel scale: 1.392 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 87.831 degrees

Field radius: 1.099 degrees


Resolution: 4554x3404

Locations: Home Garden (Est. Sky Quality: 18.77), Mannheim, Baden-Württemberg, Germany

Data source: Backyard

Description

Processed using a modified Hubble palette. Also the first time adding RGB stars to a narrowband image. Lots of data in all three channels, so processing was a lot of fun.

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Description: sRGB color profile, slight sharpening

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Description: NASA APOD (09/25/2019)

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IC 5070 - Pelican Nebula, 



    
        

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