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Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Contains:  NGC 7000  ·  North America nebula
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NGC 7000: The North America Nebula, 


            James Schrader
NGC 7000: The North America Nebula
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NGC 7000: The North America Nebula

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Orion 8" f/3.9 Newtonian Astrograph

Imaging cameras: Canon EOS 550D / Rebel T2i

Mounts: Orion Atlas EQ-G

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Orion ShortTube 80

Software: Pixinsight  ·  Binary Rivers Backyard EOS

Accessory: Baader MPCC Coma Corrector  ·  astronomik CLS filter (EOS Clip)

Dates:July 12, 2013

Frames: 21x900" ISO800 34C

Integration: 5.2 hours

Darks: ~75

Flats: ~100

Bias: ~100

Avg. Moon age: 3.84 days

Avg. Moon phase: 15.79%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 3.00

Basic astrometry details job: 88507

RA center: 20h 58' 32"

DEC center: +43° 42' 39"

Pixel scale: 1.099 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 112.630 degrees

Field radius: 0.937 degrees

Resolution: 5142x3354

Locations: Home (Front Yard), Jefferson City, MO, United States


Equipment:Orion 8" Astrograph, Canon t2i (unmodded), Atlas EQ-G

Accessories: Baader MPCC, Astronomik CLS
Software: EQMOD, Backyard EOS, Pixinsight

Lights: 8 x 900s, ISO 800 16 x 600s, ISO 800

Darks: 35 x 900s, 40 x 600s
100 flats, 100 bias



James Schrader
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NGC 7000: The North America Nebula, 


            James Schrader