Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Cygnus (Cyg)  ·  Contains:  Filamentary nebula  ·  Lace-work nebula  ·  NGC 6960  ·  The star 52Cyg  ·  Veil nebula
ngc6960 the Western Veil Nebula, 



    
        

            Gianni Carcano
ngc6960 the Western Veil Nebula
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ngc6960 the Western Veil Nebula

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Skywatcher Newton 150 / 750

Imaging cameras: Canon 1000D Astro Modified

Mounts: Skywatcher HEQ5 PRO

Guiding telescopes or lenses: TecnoSky 80/600

Guiding cameras: MAGZERO mz5-c

Focal reducers: Baader Planetarium MPCC Mark III

Software: IRIS, Photoshop cs5

Filters: IDAS LPS V4 IdasV4

Accessory: Bahtinov mask Bahatinov Mask  ·  Geoptik Flat Generator


Dates:May 24, 2014

Frames: 6x600" (1h)

Integration: 1h

Avg. Moon age: 25.26 days

Avg. Moon phase: 19.28%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 383498

RA center: 20h 45' 35"

DEC center: +30° 43' 58"

Orientation: -94.580 degrees

Field radius: 0.992 degrees


Resolution: 620x401

Locations: Colma di Sormano, COMO, COMO, Italy

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ngc6960 the Western Veil Nebula, 



    
        

            Gianni Carcano