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Western Veil Nebula (NGC 6960), 



    
        

            Marco Rapino
Western Veil Nebula (NGC 6960)
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Western Veil Nebula (NGC 6960)

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Explore Scientific 102mm ED APO triplet

Imaging cameras: ZWO ASI1600GT

Mounts: Skywatcher EQ6 goto

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Omegon 50mm Guide Scope

Guiding cameras: ZWO ASI290mini

Software: Pleiades Astrophoto PixinsIght  ·  Adobe Lightroom 2019 CC

Filters: Astronomik OIII 12nm  ·  Astronomik Ha 6nm


Dates:July 17, 2020July 19, 2020

Frames:
Astronomik Ha 6nm: 80x300" (gain: 200.00) -15C bin 1x1
Astronomik OIII 12nm: 80x300" (gain: 200.00) -15C bin 1x1

Integration: 13.3 hours

Darks: ~15

Flats: ~15

Bias: ~100

Avg. Moon age: 27.27 days

Avg. Moon phase: 6.63%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 6.00

Mean SQM: 19.50

Mean FWHM: 2.75

Temperature: 20.00


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 4031371

RA center: 20h 46' 59"

DEC center: +30° 42' 14"

Pixel scale: 1.084 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 93.270 degrees

Field radius: 0.834 degrees


Resolution: 4401x3366

Locations: Home, Lanciano, Italy

Data source: Backyard

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B

Description: Fixed violet color casting

C

Description: Well..after a couple of months I told to myself. That was so wrong, let's fix it! :)

D

Description: Improved color saturation

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Western Veil Nebula (NGC 6960), 



    
        

            Marco Rapino