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NGC6960-The Western Veil Nebula, 



    
        

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NGC6960-The Western Veil Nebula

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Stellarvue SV70T

Imaging cameras: ZWO ASI1600MM-Cool

Mounts: Celestron CGE Pro

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Astro-Tech AT66ED

Guiding cameras: Starlight Xpress Lodestar x2

Focal reducers: Stellarvue SFFR-70APO

Software: Main Sequence Software Sequence Generator Pro  ·  PixInsight 1.8  ·  PHD 2

Filters: Astrodon OIII 5nm

Accessory: Starizona MicroTouch Autofocuser  ·  Alnitak Flat Man


Dates:June 27, 2017

Frames:
Astrodon Ha 5nm: 25x300" (gain: 300.00) -25C bin 2x2
Astrodon OIII 5nm: 25x300" (gain: 300.00) -25C bin 2x2

Integration: 4.2 hours

Darks: ~25

Flats: ~50

Bias: ~50

Avg. Moon age: 3.83 days

Avg. Moon phase: 15.70%

Temperature: 15.00


Astrometry.net job: 1633664

RA center: 20h 48' 13"

DEC center: +30° 54' 45"

Pixel scale: 4.865 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 91.108 degrees

Field radius: 1.745 degrees


Resolution: 2186x1592

Data source: Backyard

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NGC6960-The Western Veil Nebula, 



    
        

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