Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Cygnus (Cyg)  ·  Contains:  Filamentary nebula  ·  Lace-work nebula  ·  NGC 6960  ·  The star 52Cyg  ·  Veil nebula
Veil Nebula NGC6960, 



    
        

            Andrea Colagrossi
Veil Nebula NGC6960
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Veil Nebula NGC6960

Veil Nebula NGC6960, 



    
        

            Andrea Colagrossi
Veil Nebula NGC6960
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Veil Nebula NGC6960

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Sky-Watcher ED80

Imaging cameras: Canon EOS 1100D (Rebel T3)

Mounts: SkyWatcher HEQ5 PRO SynScan

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Sky-Watcher 80/400 acro

Guiding cameras: Imaging Source DMK21

Focal reducers: Hotech SCA Field Flattener

Software: PHD Guiding  ·  Photoshop CS5  ·  APT - Astro Photography Tool  ·  MaxIm DL Pro MaxIm DL 5

Filters: IDAS LPS-P2 2"


Dates:Aug. 1, 2013

Frames: 38x400" (4h 13' 20") ISO800 28C

Integration: 4h 13' 20"

Darks: ~21

Flats: ~21

Flat darks: ~21

Bias: ~21

Avg. Moon age: 24.66 days

Avg. Moon phase: 24.56%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 111428

RA center: 20h 46' 3"

DEC center: +30° 46' 30"

Pixel scale: 1.776 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 96.092 degrees

Field radius: 1.242 degrees


Resolution: 4184x2799

Locations: Osservatorio Balcone, Viterbo, Viterbo, Italy

Data source: Backyard

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Veil Nebula NGC6960, 



    
        

            Andrea Colagrossi