Celestial hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Cygnus (Cyg)  ·  Contains:  IC 5070  ·  Pelican Nebula  ·  The star 56Cyg  ·  The star 57Cyg
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IC 5070 Pelican Nebula, 



    
        

            Kathy Walker
IC 5070 Pelican Nebula
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IC 5070 Pelican Nebula

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IC 5070 Pelican Nebula, 



    
        

            Kathy Walker
IC 5070 Pelican Nebula
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IC 5070 Pelican Nebula

Acquisition details

Dates:
Aug. 28, 2021 ·  Aug. 29, 2021 ·  Aug. 31, 2021
Frames:
Astrodon H-alpha 5nm: 18×600(3h) bin 1×1
Astrodon OIII 5nm: 12×900(3h) bin 1×1
Astrodon RGB: 30×120(1h) bin 2×2
Integration:
7h
Avg. Moon age:
21.73 days
Avg. Moon phase:
54.34%

Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 4949460

RA center: 20h51m56s.9

DEC center: +44°2508

Pixel scale: 1.206 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 3.277 degrees

Field radius: 0.632 degrees

Resolution: 3044x2228

File size: 776.8 KB

Locations: Hall's Harbour Observatory (H2O), Hall's Harbour, NS, Canada

Data source: Backyard

Description

The nebula is mostly modified HOO palette, with some RGB blended in.  The stars are HaRGB.

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