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





    
        

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NGC 6960 - western veil

NGC 6960 - western veil

Technical card

Imaging telescope or lens:William Optics Megrez 72

Imaging camera:Atik 314L

Mount:Sky-Watcher HEQ5

Guiding telescope or lens:Soligor 8x50 Finderscope

Guiding camera:QHY 5

Focal reducer:William Optics FF/FR III

Software:PixInsight

Filter:Ha

Resolution: 1357x1014

Dates:Dec. 3, 2012

Frames: 20x600"

Integration: 3.3 hours

Avg. Moon age: 19.15 days

Avg. Moon phase: 79.74%

Astrometry.net job: 121646

RA center: 311.565 degrees

DEC center: 30.727 degrees

Pixel scale: 3.851 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 54.759 degrees

Field radius: 0.906 degrees

Description

A bit late for Cygnus pictures, but I had to do it this year. I managed to catch western veil (or witch's broom nebula) and some bits from Pickering triangle. If weather allows I'll try to catch some photons for small mosaic.

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NGC 6960 - western veil, 





    
        

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