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Contains:  NGC 6995, Veil nebula, Network nebula, NGC 6992, IC 1340
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The Eastern Veil in Cygnus, 





    
        

            Matt Harbison
The Eastern Veil in Cygnus

The Eastern Veil in Cygnus

Technical card

Resolution: 6000x3834

Dates:July 26, 2019July 28, 2019July 29, 2019Aug. 7, 2019Aug. 9, 2019

Frames:
Astrodon Blue Tru-Balance E-Series Gen 2 Astrodon Blue: 20x180" -12C bin 1x1
Astrodon Ha 3nm: 20x600" -12C bin 1x1
Astrodon Lum Tru-Balance E-Series Gen 2 Astrodon Luminance: 20x180" -12C bin 1x1
Astrodon Red Tru-Balance E-Series Gen 2 Astrodon Red: 20x180" -12C bin 1x1
Baader O III 8.5nm: 20x600" -12C bin 1x1

Integration: 9.7 hours

Darks: ~15

Flats: ~15

Bias: ~15

Avg. Moon age: 18.38 days

Avg. Moon phase: 35.63%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 1.00

Astrometry.net job: 2867590

RA center: 313.986 degrees

DEC center: 31.414 degrees

Pixel scale: 1.520 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 319.653 degrees

Field radius: 1.503 degrees

Locations: Chattanooga, Chattanooga, Tn, United States; Marathon Motel, Marathon Motel, TX, United States; MaRIO, Marathon, Texas, None

Data source: Own remote observatory

Remote source: Marathon Remote Imaging Observatory (MaRIO)

Description

I've acquired around 50% of the data for this mosaic. I'm not getting into a hurry as I hope to present a rich and smooth representation of this ancient supernova remnant. I plan to shoot 6 panels and capture the entire Cygnus Loop. I'm really liking the color I've managed to capture over the last few months. This is a span of two panels to complete the structure in Cygnus.

Image statistics:
L- 20 x 180s
R- 20 x 180s
G- 20 x 180s
B- 20 x 180s
HA- 20 x 600s
O3- 20 x 600s

Making it around 10.5 hours per panel at present. Image acquired during July and August in Marathon Texas.

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The Eastern Veil in Cygnus, 





    
        

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