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Contains:  Cocoon nebula, IC 5146
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The Cocoon Nebula (IC5146), 


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"

Integration: 3.9 hours

Basic astrometry details job: 2864207

RA center: 21h 52' 55"

DEC center: +47° 19' 4"

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


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



License: None (All rights reserved)

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The Cocoon Nebula (IC5146), 



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