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The Cocoon Nebula - IC5146













  Object The Cocoon Nebula (IC5146), with dark nebula (B168) trailing at right of IC5146, in Cygnus
  Telescope (Photo) Celestron 11" EdgeHD SCT OTA  with Hyperstar III @ f/2 on  Losmandy G-11 Mount
  Telescope (Guiding) Orion EON 80mm ED Refractor @ f/15.625 (f/6.25 w/2.5x Powermate) on Losmandy G11 Mount
  Camera (Photo) Canon 50Dh DSLR (Hutech modified)
  Camera (Guiding) Meade DSI Pro III w/ PHD Guiding
  Exposure Detail Excluded-average combination of 30 images at 180 seconds each; ISO3200;   
RAW file conversion, full calibration (flat, dark, bias, flat-dark), and initial image processing using ImagesPlus 3.83; final image processing using Photoshop CS3
  Location Private Property at Chiefland Astronomy Village, Florida
(N29.406, W82.860)
  Date 12/7/10