Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Cygnus (Cyg)  ·  Contains:  Filamentary nebula  ·  IC 1340  ·  Lace-work nebula  ·  NGC 6960  ·  NGC 6992  ·  NGC 6995  ·  Network nebula  ·  The star 52Cyg  ·  Veil nebula
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Veil Nebula Mosaic, 



    
        

            Jon Talbot
Veil Nebula Mosaic
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Veil Nebula Mosaic, 



    
        

            Jon Talbot
Veil Nebula Mosaic
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Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Stellarvue SVS130 f5 Astrograph

Imaging cameras: QSI 583wsg  ·  SBIG STL11K

Mounts: Paramount MyT

Software: PixInsight 1.8

Filters: Astrodon 3nm Ha  ·  OIII 3nm  ·  SII 3nm  ·  Astrodon Generation 2 Tru-Balance Luminance 31mm  ·  Astrodon Generation 2 Tru-Balance Green 31mm


Dates:Oct. 10, 2015

Frames:
Astrodon 3nm Ha: 36x1200" (12h) -10C bin 2x2
Astrodon Generation 2 Tru-Balance Blue 31mm: 40x600" (6h 40') -5C bin 2x2
Astrodon Generation 2 Tru-Balance Green 31mm: 40x600" (6h 40') -5C bin 2x2
Astrodon Generation 2 Tru-Balance Luminance 31mm: 64x600" (10h 40') -5C bin 1x1
Astrodon Red Tru-Balance E-Series Generation 2: 55x600" (9h 10') -5C bin 2x2
OIII 3nm: 44x1200" (14h 40') -10C bin 2x2
SII 3nm: 47x1200" (15h 40') -10C bin 2x2

Integration: 75h 30'

Darks: ~25

Flats: ~16

Bias: ~25

Avg. Moon age: 27.30 days

Avg. Moon phase: 5.53%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 5.00


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 823337

RA center: 20h 52' 12"

DEC center: +30° 58' 4"

Pixel scale: 10.577 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 90.714 degrees

Field radius: 3.324 degrees


Resolution: 1900x1228

Locations: Stark Bayou Observatory, Ocean Springs, Mississippi, United States

Data source: Backyard

Description

Mosaic of the full Veil Nebula taken with a SVS 130 F5 astrograph and STL 11K camera and QSI 583 Camera.

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Veil Nebula Mosaic, 



    
        

            Jon Talbot