Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Cygnus (Cyg)  ·  Contains:  Filamentary nebula  ·  Lace-work nebula  ·  NGC 6960  ·  The star 52Cyg  ·  Veil nebula
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Western Veil + Pickering's Triangle, 



    
        

            Matt Harbison
Western Veil + Pickering's Triangle
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Western Veil + Pickering's Triangle

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Western Veil + Pickering's Triangle, 



    
        

            Matt Harbison
Western Veil + Pickering's Triangle
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Western Veil + Pickering's Triangle

Imaging Telescopes Or Lenses
Scope #1 (William Optics FLT 132 Triplet APO WOFLT132) · William Optics FLT 132 Triplet APO Scope #2
Imaging Cameras
QHY 16200A 16200 #2 · QHY 16200A
Mounts
Astro-Physics 1100 GTO · Astro-Physics Mach 1 GTO
Filters
Astrodon Lum Tru-Balance E-Series Gen 2 Astrodon Luminance · Astrodon Blue Tru-Balance E-Series Gen 2 Astrodon Blue · Astrodon Green Tru-Balance E-Series Gen 2 Astrodon Green · Astrodon Red Tru-Balance E-Series Gen 2 Astrodon Red · Baader O III 8.5nm · Astrodon Ha 3nm
Accessories
Optec Alnitak Flip-Flat Flat Fielder · QHY Med OAG QHYOAG-M · Moonlite DRO focuser&rotator Moonlite DRO Focuser & Rotator · Moonlite Crayford Focuser with motor · William Optics Reducer WO 0.80 #1 · William Optics Reducer 0.80 #2
Software
Adobe Photoshop · Sequence Generator Pro · PixInsight · Adobe Lightroom LR
Guiding Cameras
QHYCCD QHY5L-II M

Acquisition details

Dates:
Aug. 14, 2019 ·  Aug. 20, 2019 ·  Aug. 30, 2019 ·  Sept. 2, 2019 ·  Sept. 3, 2019 ·  Sept. 4, 2019
Frames:
Astrodon Blue Tru-Balance E-Series Gen 2 Astrodon Blue: 40x180" (2h) -15°C bin 1x1
Astrodon Green Tru-Balance E-Series Gen 2 Astrodon Green: 40x180" (2h) -15°C bin 1x1
Astrodon Ha 3nm: 40x600" (6h 40') -15°C bin 1x1
Astrodon Lum Tru-Balance E-Series Gen 2 Astrodon Luminance: 40x180" (2h) -15°C bin 1x1
Astrodon Red Tru-Balance E-Series Gen 2 Astrodon Red: 40x180" (2h) -15°C bin 1x1
Baader O III 8.5nm: 40x600" (6h 40') -15°C bin 1x1
Integration:
21h 20'
Darks:
15
Flats:
15
Bias:
15
Avg. Moon age:
7.85 days
Avg. Moon phase:
41.15%
Bortle Dark-Sky Scale:
1.00

RA center: 20h49m08s.2

DEC center: +30°2327

Pixel scale: 1.651 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 120.999 degrees

Field radius: 1.982 degrees

Resolution: 1824x1085

Locations: Chattanooga, Chattanooga, Tn, United States; Marathon Motel, Marathon Motel, TX, United States; MaRIO, Marathon, Texas, None

Data source: Mix of multiple source

Description

Finishing up doubling the time on my data and really enjoy these crops in known formations to highlight the symmetry in the regions.

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Western Veil + Pickering's Triangle, 



    
        

            Matt Harbison