The North America and Pelican Nebulae in SHO

Nicolas Kizilian
Location of photo
Auffargis, France
Date/Time of photo
July 24,2016
William Optics ZenithStar66 refractor with WO Flatener 6. Skywatcher AZ-EQ6 Mount. Moravian G2-8300 CCD with 5nm HA/OIII/SII Astrodon filters - Total exposure 7h35.
Located in the Cygnus Constellation, those two bright nebulae are about 1,500 light-years away.
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