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Contains:  NGC 6995, Veil nebula, Network nebula, NGC 6992, IC 1340
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NGC 6992 - East Veil, 


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NGC 6992 - East Veil

NGC 6992 - East Veil

Technical card

Resolution: 1324x1049

Dates:Sept. 13, 2019

Frames: 32x300" -10C bin 1x1

Integration: 2.7 hours

Darks: ~32

Flats: ~47

Bias: ~38

Avg. Moon age: 14.15 days

Avg. Moon phase: 99.58%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 8.00

Mean FWHM: 3.60

Temperature: 7.00 job: 2917696

RA center: 314.048 degrees

DEC center: 31.493 degrees

Pixel scale: 4.690 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 95.825 degrees

Field radius: 1.100 degrees

Locations: Atomic Observatory, Canada, Canada

Data source: Backyard


The East Veil and the West Veil are part of a large supernova cloud representing the two sides of an expanding circular cloud. This large supernova ionized cloud is expanding and dissipating into space.
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Polar alignment error : 1.0'



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    NGC 6992 - East Veil, 


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NGC 6992 - East Veil, 


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