Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Contains:  IC 5070  ·  NGC 6997  ·  NGC 7000  ·  North America Nebula  ·  Pelican Nebula  ·  The star 56Cyg  ·  The star 57Cyg  ·  The star ξCyg
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North America and Pelican Nebulae, 


            Kristopher Setnes
North America and Pelican Nebulae
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North America and Pelican Nebulae

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Astro-Tech AT72EDII

Imaging cameras: Fujifilm X-T20

Mounts: SkyWatcher EQ6-R Pro

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Orion 50mm Mini Guidescope

Guiding cameras: QHYCCD QHY5L-II-M

Focal reducers: Apertura FFADJ Adjustable Flattener

Software: PHD2 Guiding  ·  CCD Ciel  ·  Astroberry Server  ·  Siril  ·  The GNU Image Manipulation Program  ·  RawTherapee

Dates:June 27, 2020July 15, 2020

Frames: 115x180" ISO200

Integration: 5.8 hours

Darks: ~18

Flats: ~30

Bias: ~58

Avg. Moon age: 15.44 days

Avg. Moon phase: 33.63%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 7.50

Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 3682184

RA center: 20h 56' 49"

DEC center: +44° 13' 26"

Pixel scale: 3.246 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 4.830 degrees

Field radius: 1.761 degrees

Resolution: 3256x2160

Data source: Backyard


No filters. Bortle 7 or 8.



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North America and Pelican Nebulae, 


            Kristopher Setnes