NGC7000 and IC5067

20080701 NGC7000 IC5067


 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.

Images may be used for personal and/or educational use only.