A portrait of Sh2-119 the defuse emission nebular in Cygnus

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Paul C Swift

Spain

Imaging telescope or lens: Vixen VSD 100 f/3
Imaging camera: Sony ICX814
Mount: Software Bisque Paramount MX
Guiding telescope or lens: Vixen VSD
Filters: Chroma SII 3nm, Chroma OIII 3nm, Chroma Ha 3nm
Guiding camera: sx loadstar
Software: Sequence Generator Pro, Photoshop CS5, PixInsight 1.8, PHD

Finally complete after seven nights of photography: Sh2-119 the defuse emission nebular in Cygnus only a few degrees away from the North America Nebula. The object consists mostly of hydrogen, with some sulfur-II and faint amounts of oxygen-III. This is a two panel mosaic. Integration: 36.0 hours

2016-07-12T00:00:00

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