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T184 - North American Nebula - CYG
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T184 - North American Nebula - CYG

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Huge, fairly faint H II nebula: use naked eye or very low power field! OIII filter really helps here.

Object Information

Name T184 - North American Nebula - CYG
Type Nebula
Constellation Cygnus
Catalogue NGC 7000

Acquisition / Processing

Exposure All TAAS Objects:
FOV = About 1 degree in width
All faint objects are L - 6 x 600 sec Bin 1 = 1 Hr.
All bright objects are L - 6 x 300 sec Bin 1 - 0.5 Hr.
Telescope AP 160 @ f7.7
Camera SBIG STF-8300
Camera Temp -22ÂșC
Guiding SBIG SG4 / AP 105
Mount AP 900GTO
Filters Astrodon-Gen 2 LRGB
Location San Pedro Creek, NM
Date November 24, 2012

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