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Contains:  Filamentary nebula, Lace-work nebula, NGC 6960, The star 52Cyg, Veil nebula
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NGC 6960 Western Veil Nebula, 


            T Young
NGC 6960 Western Veil Nebula
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NGC 6960 Western Veil Nebula

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Orion ED80T-CF

Imaging cameras: ZWO ASI 1600MM-Pro

Mounts: Orion Atlas EQ-G

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Orion CT80 80mm Compact Refractor

Guiding cameras: ZWO ASI 290MC

Focal reducers: Orion Field Flattener for Short Refractors

Software: Main Sequence Software SGPro  ·  Pleiades PixInsight  ·  Adobe Photoshop CC

Filters: Astrodon Ha 1.25" 5nm  ·  Astrodon OIII 1.25" 3nm

Dates:July 1, 2019

Astrodon Ha 1.25" 5nm: 107x300" (gain: 139.00) -20C bin 1x1
Astrodon OIII 1.25" 3nm: 110x300" (gain: 139.00) -20C bin 1x1

Integration: 18.1 hours

Darks: ~12

Flats: ~20

Bias: ~50

Avg. Moon age: 28.10 days

Avg. Moon phase: 2.29%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 6.00

Basic astrometry details job: 2819684

RA center: 20h 46' 45"

DEC center: +30° 45' 10"

Pixel scale: 0.807 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 95.549 degrees

Field radius: 1.202 degrees

Resolution: 8745x6215

Locations: Backyard, Kansas City, Missouri, United States

Data source: Backyard


First DSO with the ASI1600mm-pro.



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NGC 6960 Western Veil Nebula, 


            T Young