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Western Veil Nebula RGB, 



    
        

            Bert Scheuneman
Western Veil Nebula RGB
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Western Veil Nebula RGB

Acquisition type: Electronically-Assisted Astronomy (EAA, e.g. based on a live video feed)

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Takahashi FS 60-CB

Imaging cameras: ZWO Optical ASI 1600MC PRO COOL

Mounts: Losmandy G11

Guiding telescopes or lenses: ASToptics 30 mm ultra light

Guiding cameras: StarAid Revolution

Software: PixInsight  ·  Adobe Photoshop 6 CS  ·  StarSpikes Pro  ·  Astro Pixel Processor

Filters: IDAS LPS D1 1.25"


Dates:Sept. 1, 2019

Frames: 260x300"

Integration: 21.7 hours

Avg. Moon age: 2.42 days

Avg. Moon phase: 6.47%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 2902811

RA center: 20h 48' 38"

DEC center: +30° 49' 40"

Pixel scale: 2.093 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 268.434 degrees

Field radius: 1.455 degrees


Resolution: 4026x2976

Data source: Backyard

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Western Veil Nebula RGB, 



    
        

            Bert Scheuneman