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Contains:  Pelican nebula, IC 5070, The star 57Cyg, The star 56Cyg
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IC 5070 - Pelican Nebula, 


IC 5070 - Pelican Nebula

IC 5070 - Pelican Nebula

Technical card

Resolution: 6013x4009

Dates:Oct. 5, 2019

Frames: 48x240"

Integration: 3.2 hours

Avg. Moon age: 7.19 days

Avg. Moon phase: 47.91% job: 2979052

RA center: 312.688 degrees

DEC center: 44.415 degrees

Pixel scale: 1.813 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 269.806 degrees

Field radius: 1.819 degrees

Data source: Backyard


Pelican Nebula (IC 5070)
Sits adjacent to North America Nebula

Captured in my backyard

Lights: 48 x 240 seconds @iso800
Darks: 126 X 240 seconds @iso800
Flats: 120 x 1/32 seconds @iso800
Offsets: 120 x 1/4000 seconds @iso800

Mount: Celestron AVX
Scope: AT65EDQ
Camera: Canon 200D (full spectrum)
Filter: CLS-CCD
Guiding: OSS / Orion 50 Mini / PHD2
Capturing: BackyardEOS
Stacking: DeepSkyStacker
Processing: PixInsight, Paint.NET

Originally, I captured 60 lights, but lost several due to the waxing gibbous moon.

The large blue splotches were possibly introduced by the flats.



License: None (All rights reserved)

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IC 5070 - Pelican Nebula,