Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Cygnus (Cyg)  ·  Contains:  Filamentary nebula  ·  Lace-work nebula  ·  NGC 6960  ·  The star 52Cyg  ·  Veil nebula
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Western Veil Nebula (NGC 6960), 



    
        

            Niels Wilkening
Western Veil Nebula (NGC 6960)
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Western Veil Nebula (NGC 6960)

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Imaging telescopes or lenses: Teleskop-Service Newton 8" f/4

Imaging cameras: Canon EOS 350D / Digital Rebel XT

Mounts: CGEM

Guiding telescopes or lenses: GSO 5x80

Software: PixInsight


Dates:Oct. 1, 2011

Frames: 45x75" (56' 15")

Integration: 56' 15"

Avg. Moon age: 4.62 days

Avg. Moon phase: 22.28%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 84053

RA center: 20h 46' 8"

DEC center: +30° 39' 28"

Pixel scale: 1.802 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -151.541 degrees

Field radius: 1.045 degrees


Resolution: 620x413

Locations: Emberger Alm (ITT), Greifenburg, Austria

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Western Veil Nebula (NGC 6960), 



    
        

            Niels Wilkening