Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Cygnus (Cyg)  ·  Contains:  52 Cyg  ·  LBN 191  ·  NGC 6960  ·  Sh2-103  ·  The star 52Cyg  ·  Veil Nebula
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NGC6960 Western Veil Nebula, 



    
        

            Stan Smith
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NGC6960 Western Veil Nebula

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NGC6960 Western Veil Nebula, 



    
        

            Stan Smith
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NGC6960 Western Veil Nebula

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Stellarvue SVX080T-3SV

Imaging cameras: ATIK 490 EX Mono

Mounts: iOptron GEM45

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Stellarvue SVX080T-3SV

Guiding cameras: Starlight Express Lodestar X2 Autoguider

Focal reducers: Stellarvue SFFX-1 Flattener

Software: Photoshop 2020  ·  Main Sequence Software Sequence Generator PRO  ·  Pixinsight  ·  Stark-Labs PHD2

Filters: Chroma technology OIII 3nm 36mm  ·  Chroma technology Ha 3nm 36mm

Accessory: ZWO EFW 36mm 7 Positions  ·  ZWO Off-Axis Guider  ·  SkyShed Roll-off


Dates:Oct. 22, 2021Oct. 23, 2021Oct. 24, 2021

Frames:
Chroma technology Ha 3nm 36mm: 60x300" (5h) bin 1x1
Chroma technology OIII 3nm 36mm: 60x300" (5h) bin 1x1

Integration: 10h

Avg. Moon age: 17.37 days

Avg. Moon phase: 92.02%


RA center: 20h47m42s.34

DEC center: +31°0119.6

Pixel scale: 2.158 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -53.763 degrees

Field radius: 1.278 degrees

WCS transformation: thin plate spline

More info:Open 


Resolution: 3347x2644

Locations: DarkSky Observatory (In My Back Yard), Westminster, SC, United States

Data source: Backyard

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NGC6960 Western Veil Nebula, 



    
        

            Stan Smith