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Monday, May 3

Cocoon Nebula

I got about an hour of exposure time on the Cocoon Nebula (IC5146), located in the constellation Cygnus.

The nebula sits at the end of a great dark nebula B168, the tip of which is just visible at the top of this shot.


IC5146 - Cocoon Nebula
MN190 (1000mm f5.3)
Canon 300D modified
EQ6 PHD
12 x 5mins @ ISO800
plus
1 x 10min Hydrogen-Alpha frame

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