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Image of the day 07/16/2020

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Cocoon Nebula Widefield

Image of the day 07/16/2020

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Cocoon Nebula Widefield, 



    
        

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Cocoon Nebula Widefield

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Skywatcher Esprit 80ED  ·  Celestron Edge 8 HD

Imaging cameras: Atik One 6.0  ·  ASI294MC Pro

Mounts: SkyWatcher NEQ6 Pro Goto

Guiding cameras: Atik GP Mono

Focal reducers: Celestron Focal Reducer x0.7

Software: EQAscom EQMOD  ·  Incanus APT Astro Photography Tool  ·  Pixinsight 1.8  ·  PHD2

Filters: Baader LRGB 1.25'' CCD Filters


Dates:Nov. 9, 2018

Frames:Baader L 1.25" CCD Filter: 100x200" (5h 33' 20") bin 1x1

Integration: 5h 33' 20"

Avg. Moon age: 1.81 days

Avg. Moon phase: 3.68%

Mean SQM: 21.00


RA center: 21h50m15s.170

DEC center: +47°2744.96

Pixel scale: 2.320 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -0.266 degrees

Field radius: 1.616 degrees

More info:Open 


Resolution: 4144x2822

Locations: Backyard, Balatonszárszó, Hungary

Data source: Backyard

Description

The widefield image has been enhanced with my earlier capture from 2017 on a longer FL (Celestron 8/AtikOne6).

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