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

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: William Optics Megrez 80 APO Triplet LOMO

Imaging cameras: ZWO ASI1600mm pro

Mounts: Celestron CGEM DX

Guiding telescopes or lenses: ZWO 60mm f/4.6 Guidescope

Guiding cameras: ZWO ASI120MC

Focal reducers: William Optics .80 Reducer/Flattener

Software: Phd2  ·  Deep Sky Stacker

Filters: ZWO Narrowband Filters Ha, OIII, SII

Accessory: Atromania Manual FilterWheel Astromania Manual FilterWheel


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: 20h 48' 9"

DEC center: +30° 31' 51"

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