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Cocoon Nebula (IC 5146), 



    
        

            Alf Jacob Nilsen
Cocoon Nebula (IC 5146)
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Imaging telescopes or lenses: GSO RC 254/2000 Carbon OTA

Imaging cameras: ZWO ASI1600 Pro

Mounts: iOptron CEM60-EC

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Skywatcher EvoGuide 50ED

Guiding cameras: Starlight Xpress Lodestar 2

Software: Astro Pixel Processor APP  ·  Adobe Photoshop CC  ·  PixInsight Core Version 1.8 Ripley

Filters: IDAS LPS D1 IDAS light pollution filter  ·  Baader 36mm Ha 7nm  ·  Baader 36mm R  ·  Baader 36mm L  ·  Baader 36mm G  ·  Baader 36mm B

Accessory: Optec TCF-S


Dates:Oct. 11, 2020Oct. 13, 2020

Frames:
Baader 36mm B: 10x180" (gain: 0.00) -20C bin 2x2
Baader 36mm B: 10x180" (gain: 139.00) -20C bin 2x2
Baader 36mm G: 10x180" (gain: 0.00) -20C bin 2x2
Baader 36mm G: 10x180" (gain: 139.00) -20C bin 2x2
Baader 36mm Ha 7nm: 10x180" (gain: 0.00) -20C bin 1x1
Baader 36mm Ha 7nm: 12x180" (gain: 139.00) -20C bin 1x1
Baader 36mm L: 10x180" (gain: 0.00) -20C bin 1x1
Baader 36mm R: 10x180" (gain: 0.00) -20C bin 2x2
Baader 36mm R: 10x180" (gain: 139.00) -21C bin 2x2

Integration: 4.6 hours

Flats: ~25

Avg. Moon age: 24.67 days

Avg. Moon phase: 25.06%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 3966332

RA center: 21h 53' 29"

DEC center: +47° 15' 21"

Pixel scale: 0.868 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 334.583 degrees

Field radius: 0.309 degrees


Resolution: 2000x1600

Locations: Osmundstø Observatorium (private backyard observatory), Hidrasund, Vest Agder, Norway

Data source: Backyard

Description

I used my 10'' RC over two nights for this exporsure of Cocoon Nebula. The second night had better seeing than thr first night. The dark nebula Bernhard 168 I believe is visible in the background(?). Enjoy....

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