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NGC 7000 & IC 5070
The North American Nebula
The Pelican Nebula

Photographs by Matthew T. Russell

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NGC & IC Numbers:
NGC 7000
IC 5070

Common Name:
The North American Nebula (Left)
The Pelican Nebula (Right)

Constellation:
Cygnus

Distance from Earth:
~3,600 Light Years

Size:
3 Degrees

NGC 7000 & IC 5070, The North American and Pelican Nebulas

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Date Taken:
12/03/2004

Location:
Black Forest, CO

Equipment:
Takahashi FSQ-106n
SBIG STL-11000N
AstroDon LRGB Filters
Bisque Paramount ME

Exposure Specs:
195 minutes total
Lum: 7x15 min
Red: 3x10 min
Grn: 3x10 min
Blu: 3x10 min

Processed with:
MaximDL v4
Adobe Photoshop CS

Copyright 2004, Matthew T. Russell. All rights reserved.