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Observation by Nik Szymanek: North America / Pelican nebulae

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Nik Szymanek

Observer

Nik Szymanek

Observed

2019 Sep 01 - 22:07

Uploaded

2019 Sep 02 - 12:11

Objects

The North America Nebula (NGC7000)
The Pelican Nebula

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Constellation

Cygnus

Field centre

RA: 20h55m
Dec: +44°00'
Position angle: +3°57'

Field size

2°18' × 1°44'

Equipment
  • William Optics 73mm ZenithStar refractor
  • QSI 583 wsg CCD camera
  • Astrodon H-alpha, OIII and SII filters
  • Paramount ME equatorial mount
Exposure

10-minute sub-exposures. Approx 12 hours total.

Location

Boxted, Essex.

Target name

North America and Pelican nebulae

Title

North America / Pelican nebulae

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