Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Cygnus (Cyg)  ·  Contains:  NGC 6847  ·  The star 17Cyg  ·  The star 2Cyg  ·  The star 9Cyg  ·  The star Albireo (β1Cyg)  ·  The star β2Cyg  ·  The star φCyg  ·  The star χCyg
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Little Veil Nebula (G65.3+5.7), 



    
        

            Scott Tucker
Little Veil Nebula (G65.3+5.7)
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Little Veil Nebula (G65.3+5.7)

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Little Veil Nebula (G65.3+5.7), 



    
        

            Scott Tucker
Little Veil Nebula (G65.3+5.7)
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Little Veil Nebula (G65.3+5.7)

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Imaging telescopes or lenses: Samyang 135mm f/2 135mm F/2

Imaging cameras: ZWO ASI2600MM

Mounts: Astro-Physics 900GTO

Guiding telescopes or lenses: ZWO Mini Guide Scope

Guiding cameras: ZWO ASI290MC

Software: MaxIm DL Pro 6  ·  photoshop cc  ·  Pleiades Astrophoto PixInsight

Filters: Optolong Ha 7nm  ·  Optolong OIII 6.5nm 2"


Frames:
Optolong Ha 7nm: 80x90" (2h)
Optolong OIII 6.5nm 2": 200x90" (5h)

Integration: 7h


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 4627068

RA center: 19h37m29s

DEC center: +30°5400

Pixel scale: 17.856 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 358.125 degrees

Field radius: 6.042 degrees


Resolution: 2000x1391

Locations: Backyard, Tucson, AZ, United States

Data source: Backyard

Description

This is a very faint and large supernova remnant in Cygnus, like its famous friend the Veil Nebula. But this one is much harder to image! The bright star at the bottom is Albireo. This is 2 hours of H-alpha and 5 hours of OIII at f/2, and it really probably needs more exposure time.

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Little Veil Nebula (G65.3+5.7), 



    
        

            Scott Tucker