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IC5070 - Pelican Nebula in Cygnus

IC5070 - Pelican Nebula in Cygnus

This nebula is located next to the famous 'North America Nebula (NGC7000)', parts of which can be seen in the left half of the image. This SII:Ha:OIII composite emphasizes the wealth of structures in this area.
The distance is about 1900 light-years.

Telescope: ASA 10N-OK3 f3,6
Mount: Astrotec OTE150
Guider: Starlight XPress Loadstar
Camera: FLI PL16803
Filter-wheel: FLI CW 5-7
Filter: FLI Ha - 8nm, OIII - 8nm, SII - 8nm
Exposure: Ha:9x600sec, OIII:13x600sec, SII:8x900sec
Programs: Maxim DL 5.0, CCDStack 1.37, PixInsight SE 1.2, Photoshop CS2 full exif

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