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Contains:  Veil nebula, Lace-work nebula, Filamentary nebula, NGC 6960, The star 52Cyg
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Western veil Halpha - NGC6960 and other NGCs, 


            Mauro Narduzzi
Western veil Halpha - NGC6960 and other NGCs

Western veil Halpha - NGC6960 and other NGCs

Technical card

Imaging telescope or lens:Vixen AX103S

Imaging camera:SBIG STT-8300M

Mount:Astro-Physics 900 GTO

Guiding telescope or lens:Vixen AX103S

Guiding camera:SBIG STT-8300M

Focal reducer:Vixen AX103S FR 0.75x

Software:Maxim DL

Filter:Astrodon H-alpha 5nm

Resolution: 3358x2536

Dates:July 16, 2014

Frames: 8x1800"

Integration: 4.0 hours

Avg. Moon age: 19.39 days

Avg. Moon phase: 77.64% job: 322472

RA center: 311.969 degrees

DEC center: 30.687 degrees

Pixel scale: 1.926 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 88.352 degrees

Field radius: 1.126 degrees

Locations: Casa, Codroipo, UD, Italy


4 hours on the western section of the Veil nebulea taken with the Vixen AX103S along his focal reducer at almost 570 mm of focal lenght. CCD camera was the SBIG STT-8300 and filter the Astrodon Ha 5nm.



Mauro Narduzzi
License: Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike Creative Commons

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Western veil Halpha - NGC6960 and other NGCs, 


            Mauro Narduzzi