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NGC 7000 & The Cygnus Wall

Photographs by Matthew T. Russell

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NGC & IC Numbers:
NGC 7000

Common Name:
The North American Nebula

Constellation:
Cygnus

Distance from Earth:
~3,600 Light Years


NGC 7000 & the Cygnus Wall in Mapped Color

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NGC 7000 & the Cygnus Wall in Mapped Color

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NGC 7000 & the Cygnus Wall in Hydrogen Alpha

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Location:
Black Forest, CO

Equipment:
RCOS 16" Ritchey-Chretien
SBIG STL-11000M
AstroDon Series I Filters
AstroDon HA, SII, OIII Filters
Bisque Paramount ME

Date Taken:
7/12/2008 - 8/13/2008

Exposure Specs (LRGB):
510 minutes total
HA: 10x30 min
LUM: 6x15 min
RED: 4x10 min
GREEN: 4x10 min
BLUE: 4x10 min

Exposure Specs (Mapped Color):
660 minutes total
SII: 6x30 min
HA: 10x30 min
OIII: 6x30 min

Exposure Specs (HA):
300 minutes total
HA: 10x30 min

Processed with:
CCDStack
Adobe Photoshop CS2

Copyright 2008, Matthew T. Russell. All rights reserved.