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Veil Nebula, 



    
        

            Frank Zoltowski
Veil Nebula
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Veil Nebula

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Veil Nebula, 



    
        

            Frank Zoltowski
Veil Nebula
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Veil Nebula

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Mamiya 150mm f2.8

Imaging cameras: QHY22

Mounts: Losmandy Titan

Guiding cameras: QHY5L-II Mono

Software: Luc Coiffier's DeekSkyStacker  ·  Sequence Generator Pro  ·  Star Tools  ·  Open PHD PHD 2

Filters: Astrodon Ha 5nm Ha 5nm

Accessory: Teleskop-Service Filter Drawer System


Dates:June 20, 2014

Frames: 14x600" (2h 20')

Integration: 2h 20'

Avg. Moon age: 22.89 days

Avg. Moon phase: 42.14%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 303460

RA center: 20h 51' 6"

DEC center: +30° 32' 31"

Pixel scale: 6.362 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 176.887 degrees

Field radius: 2.997 degrees


Resolution: 2096x2668

Locations: Tebbutt Observatory, Edgewood, New Mexico, United States

Data source: Backyard

Description

The Veil Nebula imaged in Ha taken with a Mamiya Sekor M645 150mm f/2.8 lens at f/4. A few high clouds passed through during the imaging session, but I had enough subs to make this image. I hope to combine it with OIII data.

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Veil Nebula, 



    
        

            Frank Zoltowski