Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Contains:  IC 5070  ·  NGC 6997  ·  Pelican nebula  ·  The star 56Cyg  ·  The star 57Cyg
Pelican Nebula alias IC 5070, 


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Pelican Nebula alias IC 5070
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Pelican Nebula alias IC 5070

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: TeleVue Genesis

Imaging cameras: SBIG ST8300M

Mounts: Vixen Sphinx SXD

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Celestron 8x50 Finder

Guiding cameras: Meade DSI I Pro

Software: PixInsight  ·  PHD guiding  ·  Equinox Image

Filters: Baader Planetarium H-alpha 7nm (36mm)  ·  Baader Planetarium OIII 8nm 36mm  ·  Baader Planetarium SII 8.5nm 36mm

Accessory: SBIG Filter Wheel FW8-8300

Dates:Aug. 31, 2013

Baader Planetarium H-alpha 7nm (36mm): 3x1200" bin 1x1
Baader Planetarium OIII 8nm 36mm: 4x1200" bin 1x1
Baader Planetarium SII 8.5nm 36mm: 4x1200" -10C bin 1x1

Integration: 3.7 hours

Avg. Moon age: 24.92 days

Avg. Moon phase: 22.21%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 2.00

Mean SQM: 21.20

Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 98559

RA center: 20h 52' 19"

DEC center: +44° 18' 39"

Pixel scale: 2.219 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -178.963 degrees

Field radius: 1.295 degrees

Resolution: 2532x3352


Pelican Nebula in Hubble Palette - Narrow Band Image - S2-Ha-O3



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Pelican Nebula alias IC 5070, 


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