Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Cygnus (Cyg)  ·  Contains:  NGC 6997  ·  NGC 7000  ·  North America nebula
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North America Nebula in Hubble Palette, 



    
        

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North America Nebula in Hubble Palette
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North America Nebula in Hubble Palette

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: ED80

Imaging cameras: SBIG ST-8300C

Mounts: Orion Atlas EQ-G

Guiding telescopes or lenses: ED80

Guiding cameras: The Imaging Source DMK 21AF04

Focal reducers: William Optics FF/FR 0.8x Tipo II

Software: photoshop  ·  PixInsight  ·  Nebulosity  ·  Microprojects Equinox Image

Filters: orion S-II 7nm  ·  Orion H‑Alpha 7nm  ·  Orion O-III 7nm

Accessory: Orion Thin OAG


Dates:Aug. 30, 2013Oct. 8, 2013Oct. 9, 2013

Frames:
Orion H‑Alpha 7nm: 12x1800" -15C bin 2x2
Orion O-III 7nm: 28x1800" -15C bin 2x2
orion S-II 7nm: 21x1800" -15C bin 2x2

Integration: 30.5 hours

Avg. Moon age: 10.80 days

Avg. Moon phase: 22.73%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 5.00


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 88989

RA center: 20h 58' 41"

DEC center: +44° 7' 40"

Pixel scale: 5.606 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 179.681 degrees

Field radius: 1.482 degrees


Resolution: 1147x1518

Locations: Home, San Rafael, California, United States

Data source: Backyard

Description

My first narrowband image!

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North America Nebula in Hubble Palette, 



    
        

            stevebryson