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Veil HSO, 



    
        

            William Jordan
Veil HSO
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Veil HSO

Veil HSO, 



    
        

            William Jordan
Veil HSO
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Veil HSO

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Takahashi FSQ -106EDX4 FSQ-106EDX4 Quadruplet Refractor

Imaging cameras: SBIG STX KAF-16803 STX-16803

Mounts: Software Bisque Paramount Paramount MX+

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Takahashi FSQ -106EDX4 FSQ-106EDX4 Quadruplet Refractor

Software: Software Bisque TheSky6 Pro  ·  PixInsight 1.8 Ripley PixInsight 1.8 Ripely

Filters: Baader OIII 8.5 nm 2"  ·  Baader HA 7nm 2"  ·  Baader SII 8nm 2"


Dates:May 17, 2018May 23, 2018May 27, 2018

Frames:
Baader HA 7nm 2": 18x500" (2h 30') bin 1x1
Baader OIII 8.5 nm 2": 24x300" (2h) bin 1x1
Baader SII 8nm 2": 25x300" (2h 5') bin 1x1

Integration: 6h 35'

Avg. Moon age: 7.94 days

Avg. Moon phase: 55.33%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 6.00


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 2088343

RA center: 20h51m32s

DEC center: +30°4655

Pixel scale: 1.744 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 359.697 degrees

Field radius: 2.629 degrees


Resolution: 7800x7545

Locations: Ye Olde Driveway, The Woodlands, TX, United States

Data source: Backyard

Description

Veil nebula in HSO with a "normal color" processing style. Still not terribly happy with the noise reduction protocols I'm using. Does a great job on the noise but I think it leaves the background a bit splotchy.

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Veil HSO, 



    
        

            William Jordan