North America and Pelican Nebula: The image was taken in the light of the narrow Ha line of hydrogen showing the representation of hydrogen in the nebulae structure.

For a color image see here and here.



Object North America and Pelican Nebula
Category H-alpha Images
Designation NGC 7000, IC 5070
Constellation Cygnus
Optics TMB 80 f/6 x 0.8 Tele Vue Reducer/Flattener
Mount Astro-Physics 900 GTO
Camera QHY8/ALccd 6c
Exposure 12 x 10min, Astronomik Ha filter, Maxim DL for image acquisition
Calibration No Dark- and Flat Frame
Guiding Meade DSI Pro II and TMB 130 as Guide Scope, Guiding Software: Maxim DL
Processing ImagesPlus, Photoshop
Location-Date Eningen, Germany - 2 Aug 2007
 
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