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Contains:  NGC 6995, Veil nebula, Network nebula, NGC 6992, IC 1340
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NGC 6992 Eastern Veil Nebula #4, 


            Molly Wakeling
NGC 6992 Eastern Veil Nebula #4

NGC 6992 Eastern Veil Nebula #4

Technical card

Imaging telescope or lens:Takahashi FSQ-106N

Imaging cameras:ZWO ASI294MC ProZWO ASI1600MM Pro

Mount:Celestron Advanced VX

Guiding telescope or lens:Orion 50mm guidescope

Guiding camera:QHY5

Software:Seqence Generator ProPixInsight

Filters:Astronomik CLS 2"Astronomik H-Alpha 12nm T2

Resolution: 3249x2112

Dates:Aug. 31, 2019Sept. 1, 2019Sept. 3, 2019Sept. 5, 2019Sept. 7, 2019Sept. 8, 2019Sept. 18, 2019Sept. 19, 2019Sept. 20, 2019Sept. 22, 2019Sept. 23, 2019Sept. 24, 2019Sept. 25, 2019Sept. 30, 2019Oct. 1, 2019Oct. 2, 2019Oct. 3, 2019

Astronomik CLS 2": 35x120" (gain: 120.00) -15C bin 1x1
Astronomik CLS 2": 132x180" (gain: 120.00) -15C bin 1x1
Astronomik H-Alpha 12nm T2: 13x300" (gain: 139.00) -15C bin 1x1

Integration: 8.8 hours

Darks: ~20

Bias: ~81

Avg. Moon age: 11.96 days

Avg. Moon phase: 36.42%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 7.00 job: 2968886

RA center: 20h 56' 27"

DEC center: +31° 36' 21"

Pixel scale: 1.806 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 90.293 degrees

Field radius: 0.972

Data source: Backyard


Another image from my backyard rig in Bortle 7! I got some awesome detail! CLS-CCD filter will be coming soon to block the IR light that is bloating the brighter stars...



Molly Wakeling
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  • NGC 6992 Eastern Veil Nebula #4, 


            Molly Wakeling
  • Final
    NGC 6992 Eastern Veil Nebula #4, 


            Molly Wakeling


Added an hour of H-alpha, 13x300s. Also reduced the star size using PixInsight. Much happier with this version!

Sky plot

Sky plot


NGC 6992 Eastern Veil Nebula #4, 


            Molly Wakeling

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