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



    
        

            Josh Balsam
Pelican Nebula
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Pelican Nebula

Pelican Nebula, 



    
        

            Josh Balsam
Pelican Nebula
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Pelican Nebula

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Explore Scientific AR152

Mounts: CGE

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Celestron 80/400 Acro

Guiding cameras: QHY5

Software: PHD guiding  ·  Cyanogen Maxim DL  ·  Celestron NexRemote  ·  Bahtinov Grabber  ·  FocusMax  ·  Photoshop CS5  ·  ATIK Capture

Filters: Baader Planetarium OIII 8.5nm  ·  Baader Planetarium Ha 7nm  ·  SII 8.5nm

Accessory: Josh Balsam Bahtinov Mask


Dates:July 14, 2013

Frames: 15x600" (2h 30')

Integration: 2h 30'

Avg. Moon age: 5.75 days

Avg. Moon phase: 32.99%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 112871

RA center: 20h 52' 10"

DEC center: +44° 0' 57"

Pixel scale: 3.241 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 173.111 degrees

Field radius: 0.885 degrees


Resolution: 1122x1615

Data source: Backyard

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Pelican Nebula, 



    
        

            Josh Balsam