Location of photoLexington, Ohio
Date/Time of photoOctober 9, 2008
EquipmentCanon 350D Hap Griffin Baader Mod
Canon 70-200 f/2.8 L at 200mm
Baader 2 inch 7nm H alpha filter
Step Down Rings
Astro-Physics Mach1GTO Mount
DescriptionNorth America and Pelican Nebulae Complex In Cygnus
31x600sec at iso 1600
Taken during a waxing gibbous moon.
Over 5 hours of Hydrogen Alpha data on the huge NGC 7000/IC 5070 Nebula complex in Northern Cygnus.
This area is a vast collection of dust and gas in the Orion arm of the Milky way at a distance of about 2000 light years, spanning 100 light years. This group of nebulae, both bright and dark, contains no less than 30 seperate objects