James Janusz 2000 thru 2016 All Rights Reserved
Telescope: Takahashi FSQ Designation: The North America Nebula (NGC 7000 or Caldwell 20) is an emission nebula in the constellation Cygnus, close to Deneb (the tail of the swan and its brightest star). The remarkable shape of the nebula resembles that of the continent of North America, complete with a prominent Gulf of Mexico The Pelican Nebula, also known as IC5070 and IC5067, is an H II region associated with the North America Nebula. The shape of this emission nebula bears a resemblance to a pelican, giving rise to its name. The Pelican Nebula is also located near Deneb, and is divided from its more prominent neighbour, the North America Nebula, by a molecular cloud filled with dark dust (Wiki)
Mount: Astro-Physics AP1600 GTO Constellation: Cygnus
Camera: Apogee U16-M with Astrodon Ver. 2 Filters Remotely Imaged With CCD Commander
Guiding:Monster Moag off axis guider, SBIG ST402 Guider Type: Nebula
Exposure Data: Ha 28 x 900 seconds. Position: R.A. 20 hr 51 min , Dec +44 206000'
Processed using Maxim data aquisition, PixInsight and PhotoShop image processing Date: June 2016
Data Acquisiton, Reduction and Processing by Jim Janusz Imaging Location: Cave Creek Canyon Observatory