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Contains:  NGC 6995, Veil nebula, Network nebula, NGC 6992, IC 1340
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Eastern Veil (NGC 6992), 


            WJM Observatory
Eastern Veil (NGC 6992)

Eastern Veil (NGC 6992)

Technical card

Resolution: 1440x951

Dates:May 25, 2017June 17, 2017June 20, 2017June 21, 2017June 22, 2017June 23, 2017June 29, 2017

Frames: 118x600" ISO1600

Integration: 19.7 hours

Avg. Moon age: 23.64 days

Avg. Moon phase: 16.80% job: 1675971

RA center: 20h 56' 15"

DEC center: +31° 22' 58"

Pixel scale: 4.749 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 43.053 degrees

Field radius: 1.138

Locations: William J. Maloney Observatory, Pontotoc, Texas, United States


The eastern part of the Veil Nebula shot over a period from 5/25-6/29 with a modified Canon T6i. I still love the challenge of getting a ton of time on a modified DSLR just to see what it can get. Not bad at all.



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Eastern Veil (NGC 6992), 


            WJM Observatory