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Veil Nebulae in Ha, August 24-36, 2018, Durham, NC., 



    
        

            Steven Christensen
Veil Nebulae in Ha, August 24-36, 2018, Durham, NC.
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Veil Nebulae in Ha, August 24-36, 2018, Durham, NC.

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Veil Nebulae in Ha, August 24-36, 2018, Durham, NC., 



    
        

            Steven Christensen
Veil Nebulae in Ha, August 24-36, 2018, Durham, NC.
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Veil Nebulae in Ha, August 24-36, 2018, Durham, NC.

Acquisition details

Dates:
Aug. 24, 2018
Frames:
36x180" (1h 48')
Integration:
1h 48'
Avg. Moon age:
12.97 days
Avg. Moon phase:
96.38%

RA center: 20h50m47s.8

DEC center: +31°1022

Pixel scale: 4.801 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 126.694 degrees

Field radius: 2.317 degrees

Resolution: 2718x2164

Locations: Home, Durham, North Carolina, United States

Data source: Backyard

Description

Taken with Atik 460ex, Canon 200mm L f.2.8, Astrodon 5nm Ha filter. Orion Atlas Pro mount. Orion 50mm guide scope and Lodestar X2 camera. 36 x 3 min and 15 x 5min exposures. Nearly full Moon. From my driveway in Durham. Processed in Pixinsight and Photoshop CC. Flats and bias frames used.

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Veil Nebulae in Ha, August 24-36, 2018, Durham, NC., 



    
        

            Steven Christensen