Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Cygnus (Cyg)  ·  Contains:  Cocoon nebula  ·  IC 5146
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The Cocoon Nebula (IC5146)
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The Cocoon Nebula (IC5146)

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The Cocoon Nebula (IC5146)
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The Cocoon Nebula (IC5146)

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Teleskopservice TS Photoline 130/910 mm APO Triplet

Software: Adobe Photoshop CC2018

Accessory: Lacerta MGEN II


Frames: 77x180" (3h 51')

Integration: 3h 51'


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 2864207

RA center: 21h52m55s

DEC center: +47°1904

Pixel scale: 0.886 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 163.379 degrees

Field radius: 0.867 degrees


Resolution: 5855x3921

Locations: Balkon, Ascheberg, NRW, Germany

Data source: Backyard

Description

The Cocoon IC5146 in the constellation of Cygnus is floating in its bed of dark dust clouds in a sea of stars. The distance is about 3000 lightyears.

77 x 180 s at ISO 1600

Pentax K3ii and TS 130/910 apo

Astro Pixel Processor and Photoshop CC2018

Revision 08/2019

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