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


            Chuck's Astrophot...
Eastern Veil Nebula (NGC 6992)

Eastern Veil Nebula (NGC 6992)

Technical card

Resolution: 3460x2409

Dates:July 26, 2018July 27, 2018

Astronomik Ha: 70x240" (gain: 139.00) -20C bin 1x1
Astronomik OIII: 79x240" (gain: 75.00) -20C bin 1x1

Integration: 9.9 hours

Darks: ~50

Flats: ~50

Bias: ~50

Avg. Moon age: 14.01 days

Avg. Moon phase: 99.13% job: 2171328

RA center: 20h 56' 8"

DEC center: +31° 24' 32"

Pixel scale: 1.202 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 270.047 degrees

Field radius: 0.704

Data source: Backyard


While still having a reducer attached to my telescope, I noticed the East Veil would be a perfect fit edge to edge. My camera was already rotated perfectly for it - what luck. With the moon at 99.9%, the East Veil was still bright enough to capture without too many issues.



Chuck's Astrophot...
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Eastern Veil Nebula (NGC 6992), 


            Chuck's Astrophot...