The Cygnus Wall Region

Posted by Steve Pastor
on Saturday, November 7, 2020
The Cygnus Wall, located in NGC 7000 aka the North America Nebula, is found in the Constellation Cygnus. This luminous image is centered on RA 20 h 59 m 8.26 s and Dec +43o 29' 17.84'' (plate solve of the image). The Cygnus Wall is a large area of dust and star formation. Image was a total of 7 hr 40 min exposure taken through a Takahashi CCA-250 astrograph with a QSI683 CCD camera (Astrodon filter gen 2) mounted on a Paramount ME on the nights of 22 May, 19, 21 June 2020 in Mayhill, NM (23 x 1200 s lights @ -20 degrees, 24 darks, 128 bias, 128 flats). Processed in PixInsight 1.8.8-6 Ripley (x64).
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