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The Pelican Nebula is an HII region associated with the North America Nebula in the constellation Cygnus. The nebula resembles a pelican in shape, hence the name. The Pelican Nebula is a large area of emission nebula in the constellation Cygnus (the Swan) and divided from its brighter, larger neighbor, the North America Nebula, by a molecular cloud filled with dark dust.
Equipment: Exposure details: Location:
Telescope: TEC180FL
Mount: Astro Physics Mach1GTO
Camera: SBIG ST-10XME
Filters: Astrodon HaOIIISII
Ha: 5x20min
OIII: 3x20min
SII: 4x20min
Chalkida, Euvoia, Greece
N 38o30'02'' - E 23o33'26''
Elevation:0m
29 June 2008
Image details:
Acquisition: MaxImDL Reduction/stacking: MaxImDL HaOIIISII combine: MaxImDL
Final creation: Photoshop CS3
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