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The Western Veil, NGC 6960, 



    
        

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The Western Veil, NGC 6960

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Stellarvue SV80ST-25SV

Imaging cameras: SBIG STF-8300M

Mounts: Paramount MyT

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Stellarvue SV80ST-25SV

Guiding cameras: QHY5L-II Mono

Software: Sequence Generator Pro  ·  PixInsight  ·  Photoshop CS6

Filters: Baader Ha 36mm 7nm

Accessory: Dew-Not DN09 Dew Heater  ·  Teleskop Service TSFlat2 field flattener  ·  SBIG OAG-8300  ·  Kendrick Standard Dual Channel Dew Controller


Dates:Aug. 31, 2015Sept. 7, 2015Sept. 14, 2015

Frames:
Baader Blue 36mm: 8x600" -10C bin 1x1
Baader Green 36mm: 10x600" -10C bin 1x1
Baader Ha 36mm 7nm: 13x1800" -10C bin 1x1
Astrodon OIII 3nm Tru-Balance: 15x1800" -10C bin 1x1
Baader Red 36mm: 10x600" -10C bin 1x1

Integration: 18.7 hours

Avg. Moon age: 14.02 days

Avg. Moon phase: 41.88%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 5.00


Astrometry.net job: 3410501

RA center: 20h 48' 50"

DEC center: +30° 28' 58"

Pixel scale: 2.288 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 0.077 degrees

Field radius: 1.321 degrees


Resolution: 3320x2500

Description

Version A is a quick initial process of the Ha data to see what I had.
Version B is a more thorough job of processing the Ha data.
Version C is a BiColor HOO version.
Version D adds in RGB stars.

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    C
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The Western Veil, NGC 6960, 



    
        

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