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    Cocoon Nebula Widefield, 



    
        

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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


      Astrometry.net job: 3656297

      RA center: 21h 50' 15"

      DEC center: +47° 27' 44"

      Pixel scale: 2.320 arcsec/pixel

      Orientation: -0.266 degrees

      Field radius: 1.616 degrees


      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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