Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Cygnus (Cyg)  ·  Contains:  10 nu. Cep  ·  12 Cep  ·  13 Cep  ·  14 Cep  ·  15 Cep  ·  19 Cep  ·  21 zet Cep  ·  22 lam Cep  ·  23 eps Cep  ·  27 del Cep  ·  3 eta Cep  ·  30 Cyg  ·  31 omi01 Cyg  ·  32 omi02 Cyg  ·  43 Cyg  ·  45 ome01 Cyg  ·  46 ome02 Cyg  ·  5 alf Cep  ·  50 alf Cyg  ·  51 Cyg  ·  55 Cyg  ·  56 Cyg  ·  57 Cyg  ·  58 nu. Cyg  ·  59 f01 Cyg  ·  60 Cyg  ·  62 ksi Cyg  ·  63 f02 Cyg  ·  67 sig Cyg  ·  68 A Cyg  ·  And 184 more.
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Northern Coalsack, 



    
        

            Jeff Ball
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Northern Coalsack

Getting plate-solving status, please wait...
Northern Coalsack, 



    
        

            Jeff Ball
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Northern Coalsack

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Rokinon 85 mm f/1.4

Imaging cameras: Canon Ra

Mounts: iOptron Skyguider Pro

Software: Pleiades Astrophoto PixinsIght  ·  Adobe Photoshop CC 2019  ·  Adobe Lightroom CC


Dates:July 19, 2020

Frames: 60x120" (2h) ISO1600

Integration: 2h

Avg. Moon age: 28.26 days

Avg. Moon phase: 1.80%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 2.00


RA center: 21h12m51s.802

DEC center: +52°0749.21

Pixel scale: 47.076 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -70.862 degrees

Field radius: 14.827 degrees

More info:Open 


Resolution: 1900x1267

Locations: Spruce Knob, Circleville, WV, United States

Data source: Traveller

Description

Continuing to pursue the Astronomical League dark nebula award. There are numerous recognized dark nebula in this image, but this image is intended to highlight the Northern Coalsack, one of the 35 required dark nebula objects for the observing program.

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Northern Coalsack, 



    
        

            Jeff Ball

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