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Date/Location November 16, 2008 Wildwood Pines Observatory, Earl, NC
Camera and Settings Canon 30D 40°F
Telescope Orion 190 mm Maksutov-Newtonian f/5.3
Mount Parallax HD150
Exposure 120 min (12 x 10 min)
Processing Image Plus 3.0, Photoshop
Other Magnitude 7.2 nebula with 20 stars; constellation Cygnus; 9.0 arc minutes in size.
IC5146 The Cocoon Nebula
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