Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Cygnus (Cyg)  ·  Contains:  NGC 6960  ·  The star 52Cyg  ·  Veil Nebula
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NGC6960, fragment of the Veil Nebula, 



    
        

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NGC6960, fragment of the Veil Nebula
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NGC6960, fragment of the Veil Nebula

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NGC6960, fragment of the Veil Nebula, 



    
        

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NGC6960, fragment of the Veil Nebula
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NGC6960, fragment of the Veil Nebula

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Imaging telescopes or lenses: Astro-Physics 130 EDFGT

Imaging cameras: QSI 683 ws

Mounts: ASA DDM60Pro

Software: MaximDL  ·  Pixinsight

Filters: OIII 5nm  ·  Astrodon H-alpha 5nm


Dates:Sept. 11, 2019

Frames: 98x600" (16h 20')

Integration: 16h 20'

Avg. Moon age: 12.37 days

Avg. Moon phase: 93.62%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 3543427

RA center: 20h 47' 13"

DEC center: +30° 45' 39"

Pixel scale: 1.360 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 273.485 degrees

Field radius: 0.782 degrees


Resolution: 3312x2482

Locations: Observatorio "Mar de la Frau", Cambrils, Spain

Data source: Backyard

Description

This was my first object after a maintenance shutdown of my equipment for several months. A fragment of the Veil nebula with those nice wisps of Ha and Oiii. Only used these two filters.

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NGC6960, fragment of the Veil Nebula, 



    
        

            JNieto