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Contains:  Veil nebula, Lace-work nebula, Filamentary nebula, NGC 6960, The star 52Cyg
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NGC6960 Western Veil Nebula, 


            Stan Smith
NGC6960 Western Veil Nebula

NGC6960 Western Veil Nebula

Technical card

Resolution: 2709x2159

Dates:Sept. 6, 2019

Optolong Ha 7nm 1,25": 12x300" bin 1x1
Optolong OIII 6.5nm 1.25": 8x300" bin 1x1

Integration: 1.7 hours

Avg. Moon age: 7.73 days

Avg. Moon phase: 53.73%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 4.00 job: 2905041

RA center: 311.908 degrees

DEC center: 30.624 degrees

Pixel scale: 2.771 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 121.064 degrees

Field radius: 1.333 degrees

Locations: Mountain Rest Astronomical Observatory, Mountain Rest, SC, United States

Data source: Backyard


Bi-color Ha and OIII image.



Stan Smith
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NGC6960 Western Veil Nebula, 


            Stan Smith