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The Northern Cross &
Surrounding Nebulosity

Photographs by Matthew T. Russell

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Common Name:
The Northern Cross

Constellation:
Cygnus

Distance from Earth:
~1,400 Light Years

The Northern Cross and Surrounding Nebulosity

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Date Taken:
6/13/2005

Location:
Black Forest, CO

Equipment:
Takahashi FSQ-106n
SBIG STL-11000M
AstroDon Series I Filters
Bisque Paramount ME

Exposure Specs:
270 minutes total
Lum: 6x20 min
Red: 3x10 min
Grn: 3x10 min
Blu: 3x10 min

Processed with:
MaximDL v4
Adobe Photoshop CS

Copyright 2005, Matthew T. Russell. All rights reserved.