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Contains:  Cocoon nebula, IC 5146
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IC 5146 & Bernard 168, 


            Carl Weber
IC 5146 & Bernard 168
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IC 5146 & Bernard 168

Technical card

Dates:July 5, 2019

Frames: 277x300"

Integration: 23.1 hours

Avg. Moon age: 3.04 days

Avg. Moon phase: 10.10%

Basic astrometry details job: 3119999

RA center: 21h 50' 21"

DEC center: +47° 23' 42"

Pixel scale: 2.291 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 170.258 degrees

Field radius: 1.182 degrees

Resolution: 2911x2307

Locations: SkyStar Observatory, Ramona, CA, United States

Data source: Own remote observatory

Remote source: Non-commercial independent facility


This is a HaLRGB image. Barnard 168 is the dark nebula the encircles Cocoon and trails off to the left.

23x300 Lum
74x300 Red
74x300 Green
75x300 Blue



Carl Weber
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IC 5146 & Bernard 168, 


            Carl Weber