IC5070 Pelican Nebula


The Pelican Nebula (also known as IC5070 and IC5067) is an H II 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), close to Deneb, and divided from its brighter, larger neighbor, the North America Nebula, by a molecular cloud filled with dark dust.
Exposure info:
Telescope: Skywatcher ED80/FSQ85
Camera: SXV-H9/QSI583
Exposure: 38x1800s Ha (C11),
8x1800s OIII, 6x1800s S2 (FSQ85)

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