Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Cygnus (Cyg)  ·  Contains:  NGC 6979
Pickering's Triangle / Downtown Veil, 


            Maroun Habib
Pickering's Triangle / Downtown Veil
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Pickering's Triangle / Downtown Veil

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: TMB Optical TMB 92SS

Imaging cameras: ZWO ASI 183 MM Pro (Cooled)

Mounts: iOptron CEM70

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Orion 60mm Guide scope

Guiding cameras: ZWO ASI 290MM Mini ZWO 290MM Mini

Software: PixInsight PinInsight 1.8.5  ·  Sequence Generator Pro  ·  SharCap Pro

Filters: Baader O3 1.25'' 8.5nm  ·  Baader Ha 1.25" 7nm

Dates:June 12, 2020June 13, 2020

Baader Ha 1.25" 7nm: 59x806" (gain: 111.00) -15C
Baader O3 1.25'' 8.5nm: 58x806" (gain: 111.00) -15C

Integration: 26.2 hours

Avg. Moon age: 21.90 days

Avg. Moon phase: 52.59%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 5.00

Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 3807419

RA center: 20h 48' 58"

DEC center: +31° 37' 26"

Pixel scale: 0.964 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 73.165 degrees

Field radius: 0.881 degrees

Resolution: 5458x3672

Locations: Lebanon, Lebanon, Lebanon

Data source: Backyard


Pickering's Triangle - Down town Veil Nebula (NGC6967)
Here is center part of the Veil Nebula, supernova remnant in Cygnus.

This was imaged over 5 nights during the month of June while asleep, also my first light with iOptron CEM70

Under the hood for nerds:
TMB92SS, ZWO ASI183MM Pro, iOptron CEM70
Total Integration time: 26.195 hours
O: 58x806s
H: 59X806s


Sky plot

Sky plot


Pickering's Triangle / Downtown Veil, 


            Maroun Habib