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Contains:  Veil nebula, Lace-work nebula, Filamentary nebula, NGC 6960, The star 52Cyg
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NGC 6960 (Ha + O3 + RGB), 





    
        

            Scott Davis
NGC 6960 (Ha + O3 + RGB)

NGC 6960 (Ha + O3 + RGB)

Technical card

Resolution: 3000x1910

Dates:May 28, 2014June 22, 2014June 24, 2014June 26, 2014June 29, 2014June 30, 2014July 1, 2014

Frames:
Astronomik 12nm OIII Clip-In Filter: 264x180" ISO1600 bin 1x1
Astronomik 6nm Ha Clip-In Filter: 152x300" ISO1600 bin 1x1
One-Shot Color: 62x150" ISO1600 bin 1x1

Integration: 28.4 hours

Darks: ~24

Flats: ~48

Flat darks: ~48

Bias: ~48

Avg. Moon age: 16.92 days

Avg. Moon phase: 8.47%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 6.29

Astrometry.net job: 310868

RA center: 311.642 degrees

DEC center: 30.473 degrees

Pixel scale: 2.105 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 89.722 degrees

Field radius: 1.040 degrees

Locations: My Backyard, Clovis, California, United States; Courtright Reservoir, Shaver Lake, California, United States

Description

The beautiful western veil nebula. RGB data acquired from Courtright Reservoir (very dark sky site). Narrowband data acquired from my backyard in light-polluted Clovis, California.

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Scott Davis
License: Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivs Creative Commons
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NGC 6960 (Ha + O3 + RGB), 





    
        

            Scott Davis