Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Cygnus (Cyg)  ·  Contains:  Cocoon Nebula  ·  IC 5146
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IC 5146 Cocoon Nebula
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IC 5146 Cocoon Nebula

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IC 5146 Cocoon Nebula, 



    
        

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IC 5146 Cocoon Nebula

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Imaging telescopes or lenses: Planewave CDK 14

Imaging cameras: FLI PL 16803

Mounts: ASTRO-PHYSICS AP 1100 GTO CP3

Software: StarKeeper.it Voyager

Filters: Astrodon LRGB


Dates:June 24, 2020

Frames: 162x600" (27h)

Integration: 27h

Avg. Moon age: 3.29 days

Avg. Moon phase: 11.76%


Astrometry.net job: 4350869

RA center: 21h 53' 25"

DEC center: +47° 15' 54"

Pixel scale: 0.727 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 270.176 degrees

Field radius: 0.426 degrees


Resolution: 3202x2751

Locations: Sierra Remote, Auberry, California, United States

Data source: Amateur hosting facility

Remote source: Sierra Remote Observatories

Description

IC 5146 The Cocoon Nebula, certainly a popular target for Astrophotographers.

Imaged in LRGB

Image Processing: Mike Selby

System Control Software: Voyager by Leo Orazi

CDK 14 Team: Mike Selby, Walter Lickteig, Rick Stevenson, Brent El Bakri, Joshua Balsam, John Kasianowicz.

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