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



    
        

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NGC 6960, Western Veil
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NGC 6960, Western Veil

NGC 6960, Western Veil, 



    
        

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NGC 6960, Western Veil

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: GSO 8" f/5 Newton

Imaging cameras: Canon EOS 450Da

Mounts: Skywatcher NEQ6 Pro Goto

Guiding cameras: Astrolumina ALccd5L-II

Software: PixInsight 1.8  ·  APT - Astro Photography Tool  ·  THELI

Filters: IDAS LPS-D1

Accessory: Baader MPCC Mark III


Dates:Sept. 9, 2015Sept. 10, 2015Sept. 11, 2015

Frames: 55x600" (9h 10') ISO400

Integration: 9h 10'

Avg. Moon age: 27.01 days

Avg. Moon phase: 7.55%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 890336

RA center: 20h 45' 42"

DEC center: +30° 43' 30"

Pixel scale: 1.072 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 87.386 degrees

Field radius: 0.731 degrees


Resolution: 4099x2699

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    Original
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NGC 6960, Western Veil, 



    
        

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