Scope Diagram Astrocamera.Net - Astrophotography by Dave Kodama

Central Cygnus

Central Cygnus features a large amount of nebulosity along the "body" of the swan. A meteor was also captured on one of the frames in this stack, but it does not appear to be a Perseid meteor, based on its orientation.

Photo info
  • Date/Time: 11 Aug 2021
  • Location: Vanishing Point Observatory
  • Camera: Canon RP (Hutech modified)
  • Exposure: 58 x 30 sec.
  • Lens/Scope: Nikon 105mm @ f/2.8
  • Filter: IDAS NGS1 (light pollution)
  • Mount: Sky-Watcher Star Adventurer tracker
  • Guiding: --
  • Image Processing: Nebulosity / Lightroom