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Contains:  IC 1340, IC1340, NGC 6992, NGC 6995, NGC6992, NGC6995, Veil nebula
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Eastern Veil Nebula - H-alpha - Two-panel Mosaic, 


            Eric Coles (coles44)
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Eastern Veil Nebula - H-alpha - Two-panel Mosaic

Technical card

Dates:Aug. 4, 2020Aug. 5, 2020

Frames:Astrodon H-alpha 3 nm: 76x600" bin 1x1

Integration: 12.7 hours

Avg. Moon age: 16.06 days

Avg. Moon phase: 97.86% job: 3742554

RA center: 20h 56' 10"

DEC center: +31° 21' 53"

Pixel scale: 1.103 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 0.005 degrees

Field radius: 1.044 degrees

Resolution: 3768x5675

Locations: Sierra Remote Observatories, Shaver Lake, California, United States

Data source: Own remote observatory

Remote source: Sierra Remote Observatories


This is the first in a series of images of the Eastern Veil Nebula. I am starting with the NB images, moving to bicolor images and them The Full Monty, the HORGB image. If you have questions about the processing of these images, let me know. :-)



Eric Coles (coles44)
License: Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivs Creative Commons

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Eastern Veil Nebula - H-alpha - Two-panel Mosaic, 


            Eric Coles (coles44)

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