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





    
        

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The Cocoon Nebula (IC5146)

The Cocoon Nebula (IC5146)

Technical card

Resolution: 5855x3921

Frames: 77x180"

Integration: 3.9 hours

Astrometry.net job: 2864207

RA center: 328.232 degrees

DEC center: 47.318 degrees

Pixel scale: 0.886 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 163.379 degrees

Field radius: 0.867 degrees

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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