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Veil Nebula, 



    
        

            Dennis Sprinkle
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Veil Nebula

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Veil Nebula, 



    
        

            Dennis Sprinkle
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Veil Nebula

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Takahashi FSQ-106EDX4

Imaging cameras: QHYCCD QHY600

Mounts: Astro-Physics Mach1GTO

Software: Photoshop  ·  PixInsight  ·  PHD2 Guiding  ·  Sequence Generator Pro

Filters: Chroma 3nm OIII 50mm  ·  Chroma 3nm HA 50mm  ·  Chroma 50mm B  ·  Chroma 50mm G  ·  Chroma 50mm R


Dates:Oct. 16, 2020

Frames:
Chroma 3nm HA 50mm: 13x1200" (4h 20') bin 1x1
Chroma 3nm OIII 50mm: 23x1200" (7h 40') bin 1x1
Chroma 50mm B: 10x180" (30') bin 1x1
Chroma 50mm G: 10x180" (30') bin 1x1
Chroma 50mm R: 10x180" (30') bin 1x1

Integration: 13h 30'

Avg. Moon age: 29.15 days

Avg. Moon phase: 0.16%


Astrometry.net job: 3946151

RA center: 20h 50' 24"

DEC center: +30° 44' 36"

Pixel scale: 5.826 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -62.009 degrees

Field radius: 2.335 degrees


Resolution: 2400x1601

Locations: Marathon Motel and RV Park, Marathon, TX, United States

Data source: Own remote observatory

Remote source: Marathon Remote Imaging Observatory (MaRIO)

Description

The Veil Nebula shot with the QHY600.

Software used to capture image:
Sequence Generator Pro
PHD2

Software used to edit:
PixInsight
Photoshop

Total data gathered:
(23) OIII @ 1200s - 1x1
(13) Ha @ 1200s - 1x1
(10) R @ 180secs - 1x1
(10) G @ 180secs - 1x1
(10) B @ 180secs - 1x1

Camera : QHY600 with Readout mode 0 and Gain set to 26 and Offset at 76
Telescope: Takahashi FSQ-106EDX4
Mount: AP Mach1GTO

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Veil Nebula, 



    
        

            Dennis Sprinkle