Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Cygnus (Cyg)  ·  Contains:  IC 5070  ·  Pelican nebula  ·  The star 56Cyg  ·  The star 57Cyg
IC5070 Pelican Nebula, 



    
        

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IC5070 Pelican Nebula

IC5070 Pelican Nebula, 



    
        

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IC5070 Pelican Nebula

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Skywatcher 80/600 BlackDiamond ED-APO

Imaging cameras: ZWO ASI183MM Pro

Mounts: Skywatcher HEQ5 Pro

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Skywatcher 80/600 BlackDiamond ED-APO

Guiding cameras: Lodestar X2

Software: PixInsight 1.8 Ripley

Filters: OIII  ·  HA  ·  Baader SII 8.5nm 1.25''

Accessory: Starlight Xpress USB Filter Wheel 7x1.25"  ·  Starlight Xpress OAG


Dates:Aug. 5, 2019Aug. 8, 2019Aug. 12, 2019

Frames:
Baader SII 8.5nm 1.25'': 34x300" (2h 50') (gain: 111.00) -20C bin 1x1
HA: 135x180" (6h 45') (gain: 111.00) -20C bin 1x1
OIII: 91x180" (4h 33') (gain: 111.00) -20C bin 1x1

Integration: 14h 8'

Darks: ~75

Avg. Moon age: 8.39 days

Avg. Moon phase: 58.58%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 5.00


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 2865383

RA center: 20h 51' 37"

DEC center: +44° 4' 40"

Pixel scale: 0.947 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 279.892 degrees

Field radius: 0.804 degrees


Resolution: 1824x1186

Data source: Backyard

Description

a combination of mono narrowband images to give a colour result. A total of just over 14 hours of exposures over the nights of 24th July, 30th July, 5th August, 6th August, 7th August and 12th August imaged from the back garden using an 80mm refractor telescope and cooled mono CMOS camera.

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