Sunday, October 22nd, 2017

Pelican Nebula (color)

DATE: September, 2012
OBJECT: Pelican Nebula – IC 5070
CAMERA: Finger Lakes Microline, 8.3 megapixel
TELESCOPE: ASA Orion Optics Newtonian, 12″ f/3.6
LOCATION: Moydans, France, controlled remotely from Quincy, IL, USA, from http://www.lightbuckets.com
NUMBER OF IMAGES: 10 Red, 10 Green, 10 Blue, 200 seconds each
TOTAL EXPOSURE TIME: 100 minutes
PROGRAM: Pixinsight
COMMENTS: This was a quick and dirty RGB image. See Pelican Nebula (narrowband) for a deeper Hydrogen-alpha treatment.