Engelhardsberg observatory

Little Cocoon Nebula Sh2-82

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Objects:  Sh2-82 (Little Cocoon Nebula)

Constellation:  Sagitta, the arrow

Coordinates (J2000): 19h 30m 40; +18° 16' - North is up

Remarks: Sh2-82, the Little Cocoon Nebula is an emission nebula in the small constellation of Sagitta

Telescope and camera: ASA 10", f 2.8, Focal length 700 mm, SBIG St-8300M, 8x Filterwheel

Mount: ASA DDM 85, Software: Autoslew V5.1, Sequence V9

Exposure: H-Alpha 7x10 min, RGB each 7 x 5min, total about 3,5 hours

Date and Conditions: June 7, 2013 - Engelhardsberg, Germany - stars to 5m7

Software used: acquisition: Maxim DL 5, Stacking: DeepSkyStacker 3.3.2, Processing: Adobe Photoshop CS4, PixInsight 1.8