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Diptiman Nandy

Location of Photo:

IC Astronomy. Oria, Almería, Spain

Date/Time of photo:

Multiple nights from 20.08.2021 to 06.12.2021, 21:26 pm


Equipment: FLI PL16083 camera, Takahashi FSQ-106ED telescope, Paramount MX+ mount


Deneb is a first-magnitude star in the constellation of Cygnus, the swan. It is one of the vertices of the asterism known as the Summer Triangle and the "head" of the Northern Cross. It is the brightest star in Cygnus and the 19th brightest star in the night sky, with an average apparent magnitude of +1.25. This area lies in the plane of the Milky Way and is very rich in emission nebulae. Right down you can see NGC 7000/The North America Nebula, IC 5067/The Pelican Nebula, NGC 6989 an open cluster, 57 Cygni, IC 5068. Just a bit below left to Deneb is 55 Cygni and at the bottom left is IC 5076. Filters: Astrodon LRGB 2GEN Softwares used: Deep Sky Stacker, PixInsight, Photoshop Image acquired via Telescope Live Author: Diptiman Nandy