Jim Burnell's CCD Images - IC5070 in Hydrogen-alpha Light
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IC5070 in Ha
Object: IC5070
The Pelican Nebula - Emission Nebula
Const.: Cygnus
Camera: SXV-H9 Scope: Tele Vue Genesis SDF Mount: Losmandy Titan
Filter(s): Exposure: 12x8m TeleVue 0.8x Focal Reducer
The Pelican Nebula, IC5070 in Cygnus. This image is a stack of 12 eight minute exposures shot through a Hydrogen-alpha filter. The exposures were acquired using an SXV-H9 CCD camera on a Tele Vue Genesis SDF 4" refractor equipped with a 0.8x focal reducer, yielding an effective focal length of 430mm. The exposures were stacked using AIP4WIN. This image has been resampled down from its original size of 1040x1392.