IC 5146

Introduction | Map | My Best Own Photos | My Own Observations | References || Appendix: My Own Photos

On this page I collect my observations of the galactic emission nebula IC 5146 (Cocoon Nebula) in the constellation Cygnus.

 

Introduction

The galactic emission nebula IC 5146 (Cocoon Nebula) in the constellation Cygnus has an open star cluster, named Cr 470, embedded.

Size: 7' (Stoyan)
Distance: 3,300 light years (Stoyan)
Rating: * (Stoyan)

 

Map

The galactic emission nebula IC 5146 (Cocoon Nebula) in the constellation Cygnus (Image Courtesy of SkySafari Astronomy, www.simulationcurriculum.com)

 

My Best Own Photos

eVscope

         
IC 5146 - Sep 7, 2020  

IC 5146 - Sep 9, 2020

 

IC 5146 - Sep 9, 2020

   

IC 5146 - Sep 7, 2020, photo on top processed

 

IC 5146 - Sep 9, 2020, photo on top processed

 

IC 5146 - Sep 9, 2020, photo on top processed

eVscope 2

    
IC 5146 - Oct 22, 2022  

IC 5146 - Oct 22, 2022, photo left processed

Vespera

    

IC 5146, Aug 25, 2022 - original (119 frames = 1190 seconds)

 

IC 5146, Oct 5, 2022 - original (173 frames = 1730 seconds)

   

IC 5146, Oct 22, 2022 - original (164 frames = 1640 seconds)

   

 

My Own Observations

Observations August to September 2020

Observations October 2021

Observations August to October2022

 

References

On this Site


Appendix: My Own Photos

eVscope

         

IC 5146 - Aug 23, 2020

 

IC 5146 - Aug 23, 2020

 

IC 5146 - Aug 24, 2020

         

IC 5146 - Aug 23, 2020, Photo on top processed

 

IC 5146 - Aug 23, 2020, Photo on top processed

 

IC 5146 - Aug 24, 2020, Photo on top processed

   

IC 5146 - Sep 7, 2020

 

IC 5146 - Sep 7, 2020, Photo left processed

 

IC 5146 - Sep 7, 2020, Photo left processed alternatively

     

IC 5146 - Sep 9, 2020

 

IC 5146 - Sep 9, 2020, Photo left processed

   
     

IC 5146 - Sep 9, 2020

 

IC 5146 - Sep 9, 2020, Photo left processed

   

eVscope 2

    
IC 5146 - Oct 22, 2022  

IC 5146 - Oct 22, 2022, photo left processed

Vespera

    

IC 5146, Aug 25, 2022 - original (119 frames = 1190 seconds)

 

IC 5146, Oct 5, 2022 - original (173 frames = 1730 seconds)

   

IC 5146, Oct 22, 2022 - original (164 frames = 1640 seconds)