IC5070, The Pelican Nebula in Narrow Band

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Date   10/18/2008,10/19/2008,10/20/2008
Conditions   Transparency 3/5, Seeing 4/5
Scope   Takahashi FSQ106N
Mount   MI-250
Filters   Baader UV/IR, Baader Hα, Baader OIII, Baader SII
Camera   QHY8
Exposure   7x20 min (Hα), 10x20min (OIII), 9x20min (SII)
Processing   ACP, MaximDL, FocusMax, ImagesPlus, PS CS3
Notes   This is a narrow band representation of the Pelican Nebula. The standard Hubble palette was used where Hα maps to Green, OIII maps to Blue and SII maps to Red.
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