Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Cygnus (Cyg)
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The Cygnus Wall Complex, 



    
        

            Gideon Golan
The Cygnus Wall Complex
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The Cygnus Wall Complex

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The Cygnus Wall Complex, 



    
        

            Gideon Golan
The Cygnus Wall Complex
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The Cygnus Wall Complex

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: GSO RC6

Imaging cameras: ZWO ASI2600MC

Mounts: iOptron GEM 45

Guiding cameras: ZWO ASI290MM

Focal reducers: TS-Optics CCD47 0.67x Reducer

Software: Pixinsight  ·  AstroPixel Processor

Filters: Optolong L-eXtreme 2"

Accessory: ZWO OAG  ·  ZWO ASIAIR Pro


Dates:Aug. 5, 2021

Frames: 65x300" (5h 25')

Integration: 5h 25'

Avg. Moon age: 26.59 days

Avg. Moon phase: 9.47%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 4870763

RA center: 20h59m24s.7

DEC center: +43°4040

Pixel scale: 0.814 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 45.157 degrees

Field radius: 0.784 degrees


Resolution: 5745x3880

Data source: Traveller

Description

The Cygnus Wall Complex in the North America Nebula (NGC 7000)

Around 1,500 Light years away, spanning 20 Light years wide, this massive complex of hot gasses and dust is a cosmic nursery for new Stars.

Shot in Dual-Band (Optolong L-eXtreme)
Edit in SHO style, using @thecoldestnights 's formula.

65 frames of 300 sec. each
Gain 100 / -5c

ZWO ASI2600 / GSO RC6 / TS Optics CCD47 x0.67 Reducer
ASIAIR PRO / iOptron GEM45
ZWO ASI290MM / ZWO OAG

AstroPixelProcessor: Calibrate, register, extract Ha/Oiii algorithm
Pixinsight: Combine channels, stretch, curves and additional enhancing
PS: Annotate, export

Har Ha'Negev, Israel (Bortle 3)

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