Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Cygnus (Cyg)  ·  Contains:  IC 5070  ·  IC5070  ·  Pelican Nebula  ·  Pelican nebula
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Tornado Forming, 



    
        

            Roland Christen
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Tornado Forming

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Tornado Forming, 



    
        

            Roland Christen
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Tornado Forming

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Astro-Physics Inc. 160EDF refractor

Imaging cameras: QSI 683 wsg-8

Mounts: Astro-Physics Inc Mach2 GTO Encoder mount

Focal reducers: Astro-Physics Inc AP Quad TCC focal reducer

Software: Software Bisque SkyX  ·  Cyanogen Maximdl5

Filters: Astrodon 1.25"


Dates:Aug. 24, 2020

Frames:Astrodon 1.25": 5x3600" (5h) bin 1x1

Integration: 5h

Avg. Moon age: 6.04 days

Avg. Moon phase: 35.88%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 9.00


Astrometry.net job: 3800822

RA center: 20h 51' 11"

DEC center: +44° 25' 32"

Pixel scale: 0.700 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -91.599 degrees

Field radius: 0.242 degrees


Resolution: 2000x1472

Data source: Backyard

Description

Crop of Pelican area resembling formation of a Midwest tornado forming out of dark clouds.

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Tornado Forming, 



    
        

            Roland Christen