NGC7000 and IC5067

20080701 NGC7000 IC5067

Description:

 The North America (NGC 7000) Nebula is on the left, and the Pelican (IC 5067) Nebula is on the right.


Constellation that they're located in: Cygnus


Imaging Site: Cleveland National Forest, Palomar Observatory Campground, California


For more information on these Nebulas:

Wikipedia NGC 7000

Wikipedia IC 5067


Dates: 30 Jun and 1 Jul 2008

Scope and f/: Takahashi FSQ-106N

Mount: Takahashi NJP

Guiding: SBIG STV attached to a piggy-backed MiniBorg 45. 

Camera: SBIG STL11000M

Camera temperature: -10 C

Camera binning: None

Number of sub-images and exposure: 

RGB filters: Six 10-minute exposures for each.

Luminance filter: Twelve 10-minute exposures.

Hydrogen-Alpha filter: Fifteen 10-minute exposures.

Filters: LRGB, and Hydrogen-Alpha

Image Calibration: Dark and flat.

Planning, control, capture and processing with: Astroplanner, Equinox, Equinox Image, Nebulosity, and Photoshop.



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