Celestial hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Cygnus (Cyg)  ·  Contains:  NGC 6992  ·  NGC 6995  ·  Network nebula  ·  Veil nebula
NGC6992 Eastern Veil Nebula, 



    
        

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NGC6992 Eastern Veil Nebula

NGC6992 Eastern Veil Nebula, 



    
        

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NGC6992 Eastern Veil Nebula

Acquisition details

Dates:
Oct. 24, 2017
Frames:
70×240(4h 40′)
Integration:
4h 40′
Avg. Moon age:
4.33 days
Avg. Moon phase:
19.76%

Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 1792115

RA center: 20h56m13s.7

DEC center: +31°3946

Pixel scale: 1.892 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 64.796 degrees

Field radius: 0.677 degrees

Resolution: 1824x1481

File size: 1.8 MB

Locations: Sammalkallio, Sipoo, Uusimaa, Finland

Data source: Backyard

Description

First light of veil with new setup. The veil is shown here in false color.

Veil nebula is a large supernova remnant, this photo shows only part of ghe eastern part of the whole structure. Distance is estimated to be around 1500 light years.

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NGC6992 Eastern Veil Nebula, 



    
        

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