North American and Pelican Nebula | Jon Talbot

Jon Talbot
Location of photo
Stark Bayou Observatory, Ocean Springs, MS
Date/Time of photo
July thru Sep 2013
Stellarvue SV 102T with flattener/reducer working at f5.6, QSI 583 WSG camera, Astrodon 31mm 5nm Ha, 3nm OIII, RGB filter set, Mountain Instruments MI-250 mount Guiding with a Starlight Xpress Lodestar
Narrowband and RGB mix of the North American and Pelican Nebula in Cygnus. Ha and OIII mixed with RGB showing the different hues and emission areas within these two nebula. 6 panel mosaic with exposure times of 720min Ha, 720min OIII and 360min each or RGB for a total of 42hrs.
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