Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Cygnus (Cyg)  ·  Contains:  Filamentary nebula  ·  Lace-work nebula  ·  NGC 6960  ·  The star 52Cyg  ·  Veil nebula
Getting plate-solving status, please wait...
Western Veil, 


Western Veil
Powered byPixInsight

Western Veil

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: ED80

Imaging cameras: SBIG ST-10 XME

Mounts: Mountain Instruments MI-250

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Astro-Tech 8x50mm Finder Guidescope

Guiding cameras: Lodestar

Software: PixInsight  ·  PHD guiding  ·  Sequence Generator Pro

Filters: Ha 5nm  ·  Astrodon 6nm OIII

Accessory: Astro-Tech 2" Field Flattener  ·  SBIG CFW 10  ·  Moonlite CF 2" focuser with high resolution stepper

Dates:Aug. 1, 2013Aug. 7, 2013

Astrodon 6nm OIII: 10x1200" (3h 20') -15C bin 1x1
Ha 5nm: 10x1200" (3h 20') -12C bin 1x1

Integration: 6h 40'

Darks: 20

Flats: 20

Bias: 150

Avg. Moon age: 12.60 days

Avg. Moon phase: 12.45%

Mean SQM: 5.70

Mean FWHM: 2.80

Temperature: 25.00

Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 91963

RA center: 20h46m18s.2

DEC center: +30°4601

Pixel scale: 2.317 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 85.426 degrees

Field radius: 0.822 degrees

Resolution: 620x416


Western Veil Bi-color.


Sky plot

Sky plot


Western Veil,