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Photographer:

massimo.difusco

Location of Photo:

Ferrara (Italy)

Date/Time of photo:

29/05/2024 00:00

Equipment:

Konus 200/1000 @950mm (f/4.8), Player One Poseidon-C camera @-5 °C, Sky-Watcher Eq6r Pro mount, Optolong L-QEF and L_Ultimate filters

Description:

IC 5146 (also know as Caldwell 19, Sh2-125, Barnard 168 or Cocoon Nebula) is a reflection/emission nebula in the constellation Cygnus. The nebula is about 12 arcmins across, which is equivalent to a span of 15 light years, and it lies at a distance of 3300 light years.

Website:

https://www.astrobin.com/users/massimo.difusco/