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Contains:  IC 1340, NGC 6992, NGC 6995, Network nebula, Veil nebula
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NGC6992 and NGC6995, The Eastern Veil, 


            Simon Schweizer
NGC6992 and NGC6995, The Eastern Veil
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NGC6992 and NGC6995, The Eastern Veil

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses:William Optics Megrez 72 FD-DGG

Imaging cameras:Atik 16 HR

Mounts:Vixen GP-DX

Guiding telescopes or lenses:ICS Galaxy 8x50 Finder

Focal reducers:TeleVue 0.8x Reducer/Flattener

Filters:Astronomik LRGB 1.25" Type IIc


Dates:Aug. 3, 2013

Astronomik B 1.25" Type IIc: 6x330" bin 1x1
Astronomik G 1.25" Type IIc: 6x266" bin 1x1
Astronomik L 1.25" Type IIc: 4x300" bin 1x1
Astronomik R 1.25" Type IIc: 6x200" bin 1x1

Integration: 1.7 hours

Darks: ~2

Flats: ~18

Flat darks: ~16

Avg. Moon age: 26.44 days

Avg. Moon phase: 10.41%

Basic astrometry details job: 104785

RA center: 20h 56' 19"

DEC center: +31° 20' 38"

Pixel scale: 3.914 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -90.918 degrees

Field radius: 0.919 degrees

Resolution: 1353x1014

Locations: Münsing, Münsing, Bayern, Germany


A supernova remnant, about 1,470 light-years away.

Picture is LLRGB, with additional luminance channel from R, G and B



Simon Schweizer
License: None (All rights reserved)

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NGC6992 and NGC6995, The Eastern Veil, 


            Simon Schweizer