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Contains:  Pelican nebula, IC 5070
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Head of the Pelican (Hydrogen Alpha Only), 





    
        

            Alex Roberts
Head of the Pelican (Hydrogen Alpha Only)

Head of the Pelican (Hydrogen Alpha Only)

Acquisition type: Electronically-Assisted Astronomy (EAA)

Technical card

Resolution: 4621x3371

Dates:Aug. 16, 2019

Frames:Baader H-Alpha 36mm 7nm: 72x300" (gain: 16.00) -20C bin 1x1

Integration: 6.0 hours

Darks: ~50

Flats: ~40

Bias: ~100

Avg. Moon age: 15.65 days

Avg. Moon phase: 99.11%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 4.00

Temperature: 23.00

Astrometry.net job: 2865142

RA center: 312.825 degrees

DEC center: 44.295 degrees

Pixel scale: 0.651 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 314.139 degrees

Field radius: 0.517 degrees

Data source: Backyard

Description

I seem to be getting a break from Arizona's monsoon season. While it's been clear for the past week, there's also a full moon in the sky. No worries. Time to collect some H alpha data! I can collect the other channels when the moon slims down again, provided I a get another break in the weather.

Fingers crossed.

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Alex Roberts
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Head of the Pelican (Hydrogen Alpha Only), 





    
        

            Alex Roberts