Object Information

Name: The Pelican Nebula IC5070 & IC5067
Type: Emission Nebula/Ionization Front
Constellation: Cygnus

Exposure data

Exposure: 24 x 15 minutes = 6 hours
Processing: MaxIm DL & Adobe Photoshop CS3
Telescope: Astro-Physics 130mm f6.3 Starfire EDF GT @ f5.2
Mount: Losmandy G11
Guiding: SBIG ST-4 via a Mini-Borg 60 refractor
Camera: SBIG ST-8300M w/FW5-8300 filter wheel
Camera Temp: -15C
Filters: Astrodon 5nm hydrogen-alpha
Location: Cape Cod Imaging Station - Harwich, Massachusetts
Date: August 29 & 30, 2010
Notes: Clear, good transparency and seeing, no wind, some dew. Air temp ~68F.

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