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Contains:  NGC 7039, North America nebula, NGC 7000, Network nebula, NGC 6992, IC 1340, Pelican nebula, IC 5070, IC 5068, Veil nebula, Lace-work nebula, Filamentary nebula, NGC 6960, NGC 6940, gamma Cyg nebula, IC 1318, IC 1311, IC 4954, The star 32Cyg, The star ηCyg, The star ξCyg, The star 31Cyg, The star ι2Cyg, The star κCyg, The star δCyg, The star Gienah (εCyg), The star Sadr (γCyg), The star Deneb (αCyg), Part of the constellation Cygnus (Cyg)
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Gamma Cygni Revisit, 


            Tim Hutchison
Gamma Cygni Revisit

Gamma Cygni Revisit

Technical card

Imaging telescope or lens:Sony FE 24-70 GM

Imaging camera:Sony Alpha 9

Software:Pleaides Astrophoto Pixinsight 1.8.6 Ripley

Resolution: 6024x4024

Dates:Nov. 19, 2019

Frames: 130x10"

Integration: 0.4 hours

Avg. Moon age: 21.75 days

Avg. Moon phase: 54.26% job: 3070902

RA center: 20h 20' 48"

DEC center: +39° 36' 32"

Pixel scale: 17.808 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 267.801 degrees

Field radius: 17.916

Data source: Traveller


After attending AIC 2019 in San Jose, my wife and I took some time to visit Big Sur. The skies were darker than anything I had ever experienced, but I had no telescope with me. So I decided to attempt a shot with nothing but a camera and a tripod. I was really surprised by the result. Since this is such a wide field shot there are lots of things to find in this nebulosity rich piece of the sky.


Tim Hutchison
License: None (All rights reserved)

Sky plot

Sky plot


Gamma Cygni Revisit, 


            Tim Hutchison

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