Contains: NGC 6995, Veil nebula, Network nebula, NGC 6992, IC 1340
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Eastern Veil Nebula in SHO ('Hubble Palette')

Technical card

Imaging telescope or lens: Takahashi FSQ106ED

Imaging camera: QSI683wsg

Mount: Paramount MyT

Software: Adobe Photoshop 6 CSPixinsight 1.8

Filters: Astrodon SII 5nmAstrodon OIII 5nmAstrodon Ha 5nm

Resolution: 3275x2441

Dates: Sept. 11, 2017

Frames:
Astrodon Ha 5nm: 20x1800" bin 1x1
Astrodon OIII 5nm: 22x1800" bin 1x1
Astrodon SII 5nm: 21x1800" bin 1x1

Integration: 31.5 hours

Avg. Moon age: 20.23 days

Avg. Moon phase: 69.83%

Astrometry.net job: 1726271

RA center: 314.001 degrees

DEC center: 31.496 degrees

Pixel scale: 2.095 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 269.948 degrees

Field radius: 1.189 degrees

Locations: Deep Sky West, Rowe, NM, United States

Description

This is an SHO rendition of the Eastern Veil. Data were captured over many nights between June and September 2017 on the Tak106/QSI683 rig at Deep Sky West. The date given is the final date of capture.

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Eastern Veil Nebula in SHO ('Hubble Palette'), Steve Milne