Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Cygnus (Cyg)  ·  Contains:  Filamentary nebula  ·  Lace-work nebula  ·  NGC 6960  ·  The star 52Cyg  ·  Veil nebula
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NGC6960

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Imaging telescopes or lenses: Orion USA 102ED F7.0

Imaging cameras: Starlight Xpress Trius SX-694 mono

Mounts: Orion USA Sirius Eq-G

Software: PixInsight  ·  ProDigital Software Astronomy Tools  ·  Sequence Generator Pro  ·  PHD

Filters: Orion Oiii  ·  LRGB  ·  Orion H‑Alpha 7nm

Accessory: Orion USA Nautilus 7 x 1.25" Filter Wheel


Dates:July 9, 2014July 10, 2014

Frames:
LRGB: 36x180" (1h 48') bin 1x1
Orion H‑Alpha 7nm: 11x900" (2h 45') bin 1x1
Orion Oiii: 9x900" (2h 15') bin 1x1

Integration: 6h 48'

Avg. Moon age: 11.96 days

Avg. Moon phase: 91.04%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 6.00


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 315902

RA center: 20h 46' 1"

DEC center: +30° 38' 31"

Pixel scale: 1.320 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 113.510 degrees

Field radius: 0.634 degrees


Resolution: 620x503

Description

First image with the Trius-SX694 & 102ED. Much flatter than my previous attempts with the ZS66, although still a small amount of elongation in the corners. I may add more time to this.

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NGC6960, 



    
        

            yock1960