Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Cygnus (Cyg)  ·  Contains:  Filamentary nebula  ·  Lace-work nebula  ·  NGC 6960  ·  The star 52Cyg  ·  Veil nebula
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NGC6960 in Bi-color Ha/OIII, 



    
        

            Serge Caballero
NGC6960 in Bi-color Ha/OIII
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NGC6960 in Bi-color Ha/OIII

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NGC6960 in Bi-color Ha/OIII, 



    
        

            Serge Caballero
NGC6960 in Bi-color Ha/OIII
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NGC6960 in Bi-color Ha/OIII

Imaging Telescopes Or Lenses
Astro-Tech AT8IN
Imaging Cameras
QHY CCD QHY8
Mounts
CGEM
Filters
Orion H‑Alpha 7nm · Orion O-III 7nm
Accessories
Baader Planetarium MPCC Mark III
Software
Sequence Generator Pro · Star Tools · Photoshop CS6 · ADGSoftware PHD2 (OpenPHD)
Guiding Telescopes Or Lenses
Orion 50 mm mini guider
Guiding Cameras
Orion SSAG

Acquisition details

Dates:
July 13, 2014 ·  July 16, 2014
Frames:
Orion H‑Alpha 7nm: 6x900" (1h 30') (gain: 11.00) -6C bin 1x1
Orion O-III 7nm: 12x900" (3h) (gain: 11.00) -8C bin 1x1
Integration:
4h 30'
Darks:
6
Flats:
21
Flat darks:
21
Bias:
101
Avg. Moon age:
17.68 days
Avg. Moon phase:
88.01%
Bortle Dark-Sky Scale:
5.00
Temperature:
23.00

Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 318510

RA center: 20h47m18s.10

DEC center: +30°4344

Pixel scale: 1.991 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 177.717 degrees

Field radius: 1.008 degrees

Resolution: 3018x2044

Description

This is my first foray into bi-color NB (but still using an OSC for capture). Some issues yet to be resolved, but not a bad first effort.

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NGC6960 in Bi-color Ha/OIII, 



    
        

            Serge Caballero