Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Cygnus (Cyg)  ·  Contains:  Filamentary nebula  ·  Lace-work nebula  ·  NGC 6960  ·  The star 52Cyg  ·  Veil nebula
NGC6960, Western Veil Nebula, 



    
        

            Sören Ottenhof
NGC6960, Western Veil Nebula
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NGC6960, Western Veil Nebula, 



    
        

            Sören Ottenhof
NGC6960, Western Veil Nebula
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Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Skywatcher Explorer 150/750 f5

Imaging cameras: Canon EOS 450D Full Spectrum

Mounts: HEQ5 PRO

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Skywatcher Explorer 150/750 f5

Guiding cameras: Orion StarShoot Autoguider

Focal reducers: MPCC

Software: PixInsight  ·  Adobe Photoshop CS6

Filters: Hutech IDAS LPS-P2 2"


Dates:July 13, 2013July 18, 2013July 19, 2013

Frames:Hutech IDAS LPS-P2 2": 132x300"

Integration: 11.0 hours

Darks: ~67

Flats: ~21

Avg. Moon age: 8.56 days

Avg. Moon phase: 61.30%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 689946

RA center: 20h 45' 35"

DEC center: +30° 44' 45"

Pixel scale: 1.416 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -88.156 degrees

Field radius: 0.908 degrees


Resolution: 3941x2401

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NGC6960, Western Veil Nebula, 



    
        

            Sören Ottenhof