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Contains:  Cocoon nebula, IC 5146
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IC 5146 - Cocoon Nebula - full RGB, 





    
        

            Rodolphe Goldsztejn
IC 5146 - Cocoon Nebula - full RGB

IC 5146 - Cocoon Nebula - full RGB

Technical card

Resolution: 2993x2322

Dates:Aug. 11, 2019

Frames: 48x600"

Integration: 8.0 hours

Avg. Moon age: 11.08 days

Avg. Moon phase: 85.40%

Astrometry.net job: 2908967

RA center: 328.363 degrees

DEC center: 47.267 degrees

Pixel scale: 0.509 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 0.981 degrees

Field radius: 0.268 degrees

Locations: Assens, Assens, Switzerland

Data source: Backyard

Description

This is a mix of 10 imaging sessions between 29 July and 11 August 2019 , during the heat wave...

Stacking, gradient removal, background equalization and color balancing performed in Astropixelprocessor.

High- and medium-frequency noise reduction, local contrast enhancement and final curve adjustment performed in PixInsight.

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Author

rodolgo-outlook
Rodolphe Goldsztejn
License: None (All rights reserved)
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Revisions

  • Final
    IC 5146 - Cocoon Nebula - full RGB, 





    
        

            Rodolphe Goldsztejn
    Original
  • IC 5146 - Cocoon Nebula - full RGB, 





    
        

            Rodolphe Goldsztejn
    B

B

Same processing, but instead of local contract enhancement, a very light HDR enhancement to reveal details in the nebula.

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Sky plot

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IC 5146 - Cocoon Nebula - full RGB, 





    
        

            Rodolphe Goldsztejn