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

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    NGC 6960: Veil Nebula (west), 



    
        

            Toshiya Arai
    NGC 6960: Veil Nebula (west)
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    NGC 6960: Veil Nebula (west)

    Image of the day 05/29/2017

      NGC 6960: Veil Nebula (west), 



    
        

            Toshiya Arai
      NGC 6960: Veil Nebula (west)
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      NGC 6960: Veil Nebula (west)

      Equipment

      Imaging Telescopes Or Lenses
      Takahashi CCA250
      Imaging Cameras
      QHYCCD QHY16200A Mono
      Mounts
      EQ8
      Accessories
      Takahashi Reducer 645 (x 0,72)
      Software
      Adobe Photoship CC 2017 · MaximDL 6 · PixInsight 1.8 · FlatAidePro
      Guiding Telescopes Or Lenses
      Takahashi GT-40
      Guiding Cameras
      Starlight Xpress Superstar

      Acquisition details

      Dates:
      May 22, 2017
      Frames:
      Astrodon H-alpha 5nm: 10x600" (1h 40') -25C bin 1x1
      Astrodon O3 5nm: 8x600" (1h 20') -25C bin 1x1
      Astrodon S2 5nm: 4x600" (40') -25C bin 2x2
      Integration:
      3h 40'
      Avg. Moon age:
      25.72 days
      Avg. Moon phase:
      15.55%

      Basic astrometry details

      Astrometry.net job: 1590513

      RA center: 20h47m35s.3

      DEC center: +30°3838

      Pixel scale: 2.288 arcsec/pixel

      Orientation: 359.923 degrees

      Field radius: 1.052 degrees

      Resolution: 2048x2600

      Locations: Shirosato, Shirosato-town, Ibaraki, Japan

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