Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Cygnus (Cyg)  ·  Contains:  Extremely wide field
Nebulae between the Swan and the Cepheus, 


            Gianluca Belgrado
Nebulae between the Swan and the Cepheus
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Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Samyang 24mm, f1.4

Imaging cameras: Canon EOS 700D

Mounts: Minitrack LX lx2

Software: DeepSkyStacker (DSS) 4.2.2 64 bit  ·  Magic Lantern MagicLantern  ·  Photoshop cc 2020  ·  Pleiades Astrophoto Pisinsight LE

Filters: Astronomik EOS Clip Ha 12nm

Dates:May 24, 2020May 25, 2020

27x60" ISO400
Optolong UHC Eos clip APS-C: 36x300" ISO800 24C

Integration: 3.5 hours

Darks: ~20

Avg. Moon age: 2.16 days

Avg. Moon phase: 5.42%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 8.00

Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 3547251

RA center: 20h 52' 8"

DEC center: +48° 51' 36"

Pixel scale: 35.311 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 57.123 degrees

Field radius: 27.373 degrees

Resolution: 4664x3066

Locations: Cortile di casa, Casarano, Lecce, Italy

Data source: Backyard


Wide-field photo of the Milky Way, taken in Ha-RGB, with an SLR and a small star tracker. I had some alignment difficulties between the 2 photos, due to the optical distortion of the lens, but thanks to Photoshop I was able to merge them