NGC 7000 Wide Field: In this Ha narrow-band image the complete NGC 7000 nebula complex is shown. Although North America and Pelican Nebula are the brightest parts of the huge star generating area, nevertheless they are only part of a much wider structure of gas and dust.The very bright star on the right is Deneb or Alpha Cygni, the brightest star in the constellation of Cygnus.

Object NGC 7000 Wide Field
Category H-alpha Images
Designation NGC 7000
Constellation Cygnus
Optics Asahi Takumar 135 mm f/3.5 @ f/4.5
Mount Astro-Physics 900 GTO
Camera QHY8/ALccd 6c
Exposure 11 x 5min 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 - 27 Aug 2007
Remark Data capture close to full moon
 
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