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Contains:  IC 1340, NGC 6995, Network nebula, Veil nebula
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A Spooky Knot in the Eastern Veil, 


            Frank Kane
A Spooky Knot in the Eastern Veil
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A Spooky Knot in the Eastern Veil

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Imaging telescopes or lenses: Sky-Watcher StarLux 190MN

Imaging cameras: Atik 414EX Mono

Mounts: Software Bisque Paramount MyT

Software: Software Bisque The Sky X Pro  ·  Adobe Phosotshop CS6  ·  Topaz Labs Topaz DeNoise 6  ·  Pleiades Astrophoto PixInsight

Filters: Astronomik 6nm H-alpha OII and SII

Accessory: MoonLite Focuser w/High Res Stepper Motor

Dates:Oct. 28, 2018

Frames: 45x180"

Integration: 2.2 hours

Avg. Moon age: 18.71 days

Avg. Moon phase: 83.36%

Basic astrometry details job: 2336618

RA center: 20h 56' 42"

DEC center: +31° 5' 45"

Pixel scale: 1.331 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 271.688 degrees

Field radius: 0.318 degrees

Resolution: 1371x1039

Locations: My Driveway, Winter Springs, FL, United States

Data source: Backyard


The southeastern knot of the Eastern Veil Nebula (AKA Cirrus Nebula) takes on a ghostly appearance in the Hubble palette.



Frank Kane
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A Spooky Knot in the Eastern Veil, 


            Frank Kane