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Contains:  52 Cyg, Filamentary nebula, Lace-work nebula, NGC 6960, NGC6960, The star 52Cyg, Veil nebula
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NGC 6960 in Cygnus, 


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NGC 6960 in Cygnus

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: GSO Newton 8" f/6

Imaging cameras: QHY8L

Mounts: Selfmade Fork mount

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Bresser Skylux 70/700

Guiding cameras: Astrolumina ALccd5.2

Software: Nebulosity  ·  DeepSkyStacker  ·  photoshop

Accessory: Baader Planetarium MPCC

Dates:Sept. 1, 2017Sept. 2, 2017Sept. 23, 2017

Frames: 18x600" -15C bin 1x1

Integration: 3.0 hours

Flats: ~30

Bias: ~60

Avg. Moon age: 8.18 days

Avg. Moon phase: 58.38% job: 1766436

RA center: 20h 46' 17"

DEC center: +30° 38' 49"

Pixel scale: 1.336 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -136.187 degrees

Field radius: 0.646 degrees

Resolution: 2866x1965


The image was published in Tähdet ja avaruus magazine 8/2017.



License: None (All rights reserved)

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NGC 6960 in Cygnus,