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Contains:  NGC 6995, Network nebula, NGC 6992, IC 1340, Veil nebula, Lace-work nebula, Filamentary nebula, NGC 6960, The star 52Cyg, The star 49Cyg
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The Veil Nebula Complex in Bicolor (HOO), 


The Veil Nebula Complex in Bicolor (HOO)

The Veil Nebula Complex in Bicolor (HOO)

Technical card

Resolution: 4438x3412

Baader Ha 36mm 7nm: 50x300" (gain: 139.00)
Baader O III 36mm 8nm: 38x300" (gain: 139.00)

Integration: 7.3 hours job: 2771021

RA center: 312.807 degrees

DEC center: 30.728 degrees

Pixel scale: 3.912 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 2.146 degrees

Field radius: 3.041 degrees

Locations: Balkon, Ascheberg, NRW, Germany

Data source: Backyard


The Veil Nebula complex is a supernova remnant of a giant star that exploded about 8000 years ago. It is located in the constellation Cygnus. The explosion left a cloud complex of heated ionized gas. The image shows the light emissions of the Hydrogen gas (red) and Oxygen III (greenblue).

50 x 300s Ha with Baader 7nm filter.
38 x 300s OIII with Baader 8nm filter.

SMC Pentax-M 200/F4 @ F5.6.
ASI1600mmp camera.
Astro Pixel Processor and Photoshop CC2019



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The Veil Nebula Complex in Bicolor (HOO), 



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