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Contains:  Filamentary nebula, Lace-work nebula, NGC 6960, The star 52Cyg, Veil nebula
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NGC 6960, 


            Peter Baumann
NGC 6960
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NGC 6960

Technical card

Imaging telescope or lens:GSO 200/800

Imaging camera:Canon EOS 1000Da

Mount:SkyWatcher NEQ6 PRO

Guiding telescope or lens:Teleskop Service 8x50 finder

Guiding camera:Alccd5

Software:PHD GuidingTheliFitsworkAdobe Photoshop CSAstrojantool

Dates:Oct. 3, 2014

Frames: 43x300" ISO200 20C

Integration: 3.6 hours

Flats: ~40

Bias: ~40

Avg. Moon age: 9.20 days

Avg. Moon phase: 68.83%

Basic astrometry details job: 382386

RA center: 20h 46' 17"

DEC center: +30° 36' 57"

Pixel scale: 1.470 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 122.131 degrees

Field radius: 0.667 degrees

Resolution: 2219x2395

Locations: Garten, Xanten, NRW, Germany


First try to catch the Sturmvogel ;) Seems I need a filter to reduce some of the stars beyond it.



Peter Baumann
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NGC 6960, 


            Peter Baumann