Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Cygnus (Cyg)  ·  Contains:  IC 1340  ·  NGC 6992  ·  NGC 6995
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Veil nebula, 


            ulf stromquist
Veil nebula
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Veil nebula

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Altair Astro Starwave 102

Imaging cameras: ASI 1600 MM Pro - Cooled

Mounts: Sky-Watcher EQ6 pro

Guiding cameras: Orion StarShoot AutoGuider

Focal reducers: Altair Planostar planostar Altair 0,8

Software: NINA  ·  Pixinsight

Filters: ZWO 1.25" LRGBHOS Filter Set

Dates:Dec. 25, 2020

Frames: 25x240"

Integration: 1.7 hours

Avg. Moon age: 10.50 days

Avg. Moon phase: 80.76%

Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 4159815

RA center: 20h 56' 9"

DEC center: +31° 31' 1"

Pixel scale: 1.307 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 103.943 degrees

Field radius: 1.021 degrees

Resolution: 4480x3402

Data source: Backyard


It's been an awful autumn and winter so far. But i managed to collect 100 minutes of HA & OIII back in December 25. Took a set of flats and darks from another session and processed it.
I'm pretty happy with it considering the short exposure time.


Sky plot

Sky plot


Veil nebula, 


            ulf stromquist