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NGC 6960 - West Veil, 



    
        

            Antonio Bonanno
NGC 6960 - West Veil
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NGC 6960 - West Veil

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Skywatcher ED80

Imaging cameras: SBIG STF-8300M

Mounts: SkyWatcher EQ6 SynScan

Guiding telescopes or lenses: ORION 80 MM SHORT TUBE

Guiding cameras: ATIK GP Mono

Focal reducers: William Optics FF/FR 0.8x Tipo II

Software: Astroplace.net Astro Photography Tool v2.43  ·  PHD Guiding  ·  Astrotortilla  ·  PixInsight 1.8

Filters: Astronomik RGB Type II (36mm)  ·  Astronomik Ha 12nm (36mm)  ·  Hutech IDAS LPS-D1 2"

Accessory: AstroHobby CCD Flat Panel  ·  DIY Arduino SGL Focuser


Dates:Aug. 30, 2014

Frames:
Astronomik Ha 12nm (36mm): 6x600" -10C bin 1x1
Astronomik RGB Type II (36mm): 18x120" -10C bin 2x2

Integration: 1.6 hours

Darks: ~21

Bias: ~21

Avg. Moon age: 4.49 days

Avg. Moon phase: 21.13%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 6.00


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 469092

RA center: 20h 47' 19"

DEC center: +31° 8' 34"

Pixel scale: 2.399 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 88.947 degrees

Field radius: 1.399 degrees


Resolution: 3352x2532

Locations: Home, Pomezia, Roma, Italy

Description

Ha as Luminance

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NGC 6960 - West Veil, 



    
        

            Antonio Bonanno