Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Cygnus (Cyg)  ·  Contains:  NGC 6960  ·  NGC 6979  ·  The star 52Cyg  ·  Veil Nebula
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Western Veil, 


Western Veil
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Western Veil

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Imaging telescopes or lenses: William Optics Star 71 f/4.9 Astrograph

Imaging cameras: Atik 383L+ mono

Mounts: Orion Atlas Pro AZ/EQ-G

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Orion 60 mm guide scope with helical focuser

Software: Siril 0.9.12  ·  Kstars/Ekos  ·  Astro Pixel Processor 1.082  ·  gimp 2.10

Filters: Baader H-Alpha 36mm 7nm  ·  BAADER OIII 8,5 nm

Accessory: Atik EFW2 filter wheel  ·  Robofocus Focuser

Dates:July 27, 2020

Baader H-Alpha 36mm 7nm: 20x600" -15C bin 1x1
BAADER OIII 8,5 nm: 20x600" -15C bin 1x1

Integration: 6.7 hours

Flats: ~25

Avg. Moon age: 7.35 days

Avg. Moon phase: 49.67%

Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 3714582

RA center: 20h 48' 47"

DEC center: +30° 46' 33"

Pixel scale: 3.194 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 266.480 degrees

Field radius: 1.763 degrees

Resolution: 3200x2357

Locations: Home, Brookfield, OH, United States

Data source: Backyard


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