IC 1318  -  Gamma Cygni Nebula

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Object data of IC1318

Object type: Emission nebula
Size: 45' x 20'
Magnitude: -
Constellation: Cyg
Distance: 5,000 Ly
Notes: IC 1318 is an emission nebula in the constellation Cygnus, surrounding the bright star Sadr (Gamma Cygni).

Exposure data

Date: 2016-07-29 + 2016-08-04 + 2016-08-07
Location: Nussbach / Austria (400m)
Telescope: Skywatcher Esprit-80ED (f=400mm)
Camera: EOS6D (ISO400)
Mount: WAM 650move
Exposure time: 79x8min
Exposure time total: 10h 32min