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



    
        

            Amir H. Abolfath
Pelican nebula
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Pelican nebula, 



    
        

            Amir H. Abolfath
Pelican nebula
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Equipment

Acquisition details

Frames:
B: 12×180(36′)
Baader H-Alpha 36mm 7nm: 15×600(2h 30′)
Baader L: 15×180(45′)
G: 12×180(36′)
R: 12×180(36′)
Integration:
5h 3′

Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 3989556

RA center: 20h51m23s.0

DEC center: +44°0000

Pixel scale: 2.973 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 88.985 degrees

Field radius: 1.294 degrees

Resolution: 2500x1888

File size: 6.2 MB

Data source: Traveller

Description

Optic: Takahashi EPSILON 180ED at F2.8

Mount: Software Bisque Paramount MX

Camera: SBIG STF8300M

Filters: Baader Ha(7nm) LRGB

Guider: SBIG STi on 50mm GuideScope

Exposure: Ha: 16x600s RGB: 12x180s each L: 15x180s

Binning: All 1x1

Calibration: Flats, Dark, Dark Flat, Bias

CCD Sensor Temp: -10c

Dithering: Yes

Software: TheSkyX, PixInsight, Photoshop

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Pelican nebula, 



    
        

            Amir H. Abolfath