Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Cygnus (Cyg)  ·  Contains:  NGC 6960  ·  The star 52Cyg  ·  Veil Nebula
NGC 6960 - Western Veil Nebula, 



    
        

            Rob Simmons
NGC 6960 - Western Veil Nebula
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NGC 6960 - Western Veil Nebula

NGC 6960 - Western Veil Nebula, 



    
        

            Rob Simmons
NGC 6960 - Western Veil Nebula
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NGC 6960 - Western Veil Nebula

Equipment

Imaging Telescopes Or Lenses
William Optics Megrez 80 APO Triplet LOMO
Imaging Cameras
ZWO ASI1600mm pro
Mounts
Celestron CGEM DX
Filters
ZWO Narrowband Filters Ha, OIII, SII
Accessories
Atromania Manual FilterWheel Astromania Manual FilterWheel · William Optics .80 Reducer/Flattener
Software
Phd2 · Deep Sky Stacker
Guiding Telescopes Or Lenses
ZWO 60mm f/4.6 Guidescope
Guiding Cameras
ZWO ASI120MC

Acquisition details

Dates:
Sept. 6, 2020
Frames:
60x180" (3h)
Integration:
3h
Avg. Moon age:
18.64 days
Avg. Moon phase:
83.91%

Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 3828833

RA center: 20h48m09s.6

DEC center: +30°3151

Pixel scale: 3.356 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 93.833 degrees

Field radius: 1.174 degrees

Resolution: 2048x1467

Data source: Backyard

Description

Western Veil Nebula - NGC 6960

Taken on 9/6/2020

3 hours of exposure

20x180 Ha

20x180 OII

20x180 SIII

30 Flats

30 Darks

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NGC 6960 - Western Veil Nebula, 



    
        

            Rob Simmons