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

Technical card

Resolution: 3320x2500

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

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 job: 770656

RA center: 312.210 degrees

DEC center: 30.483 degrees

Orientation: -179.962 degrees

Field radius: 1.320 degrees


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.




Sky plot

Sky plot


The Western Veil, NGC 6960, Madratter