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Contains:  Veil nebula, Lace-work nebula, Filamentary nebula, NGC 6960, The star 52Cyg
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NGC6960 - Veil Nebula, 


            Marios Tsalkidis
NGC6960 - Veil Nebula

Technical card

Imaging telescope or lens:Sky-Watcher 80ED Pro Black Diamond

Imaging camera:Canon 350D

Mount:HEQ5 Pro

Guiding telescope or lens:SKYWATCHER 70/500

Guiding camera:QHY CCD QHY5 mono


Filter:Baader UHC-S

Resolution: 3253x2306

Dates:July 27, 2014

Frames: 12x1200"

Integration: 4.0 hours

Avg. Moon age: 0.49 days

Avg. Moon phase: 0.28% job: 453950

RA center: 311.481 degrees

DEC center: 30.732 degrees

Pixel scale: 2.200 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 105.796 degrees

Field radius: 1.219 degrees

Locations: Katsaros obs, Katsaros, Kalamata, Greece


Just found some data from the early tries in astrophotography from the summer of 2014 and gave them a go.
Alot of comma on the edges since I didn't have an FFR at the time.
The image was captured with a Canon 350D with IR mod (filter removal). Halos around the stars are due to UHC-S filter.



Marios Tsalkidis
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Sky plot

Sky plot


NGC6960 - Veil Nebula, 


            Marios Tsalkidis