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Contains:  IC 1340, IC1340, NGC 6995, NGC6995, Veil nebula

Image of the day 07/28/2020

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    IC1340 and NGC6995 - Part of Eastern Veil Nebula, 


            Greg Polanski
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    IC1340 and NGC6995 - Part of Eastern Veil Nebula

    Technical card

    Dates:June 19, 2020June 22, 2020July 6, 2020July 8, 2020

    Baader 2" HA 7nm: 34x600" (gain: 174.00) -15C bin 1x1
    Baader 2" OIII 8.5nm: 35x600" (gain: 174.00) -15C bin 1x1

    Integration: 11.5 hours

    Darks: ~10

    Bias: ~50

    Avg. Moon age: 15.80 days

    Avg. Moon phase: 47.80%

    Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 6.00 job: 3677611

    RA center: 20h 56' 49"

    DEC center: +31° 9' 39"

    Pixel scale: 1.150 arcsec/pixel

    Orientation: 74.284 degrees

    Field radius: 0.471 degrees

    Resolution: 2421x1695

    Locations: Backyard, Kanata, Ontario, Canada

    Data source: Backyard


    My image of entire Eastern Veil Nebula can be found here:



    Greg Polanski
    License: None (All rights reserved)

    Sky plot

    Sky plot


    IC1340 and NGC6995 - Part of Eastern Veil Nebula, 


            Greg Polanski