Celestial hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Cygnus (Cyg)  ·  Contains:  Filamentary nebula  ·  Lace-work nebula  ·  NGC 6960  ·  The star 52Cyg  ·  Veil nebula
Western veil Halpha - NGC6960 and other NGCs, 



    
        

            Mauro Narduzzi
Western veil Halpha - NGC6960 and other NGCs
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Western veil Halpha - NGC6960 and other NGCs

Equipment

Imaging Telescopes Or Lenses
Vixen AX103S
Imaging Cameras
SBIG STT-8300M
Mounts
Astro-Physics 900 GTO
Filters
Astrodon H-alpha 5nm
Accessories
Vixen AX103S FR 0.75x
Software
Maxim DL
Guiding Telescopes Or Lenses
Vixen AX103S
Guiding Cameras
SBIG STT-8300M

Acquisition details

Dates:
July 16, 2014
Frames:
8×1800(4h)
Integration:
4h
Avg. Moon age:
19.39 days
Avg. Moon phase:
77.64%

Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 322472

RA center: 20h47m52s.6

DEC center: +30°4113

Pixel scale: 1.926 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 88.352 degrees

Field radius: 1.126 degrees

Resolution: 620x468

File size: 258.7 KB

Locations: Casa, Codroipo, UD, Italy

Description

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.

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Western veil Halpha - NGC6960 and other NGCs, 



    
        

            Mauro Narduzzi