Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Cygnus (Cyg)  ·  Contains:  IC 1340  ·  NGC 6992  ·  NGC 6995  ·  Veil nebula
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The Eastern Veil Nebula (NGC 6992 & NGC 6995), 1 x 2 Mosaic, 



    
        

            Johnny Qiu
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The Eastern Veil Nebula (NGC 6992 & NGC 6995), 1 x 2 Mosaic

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The Eastern Veil Nebula (NGC 6992 & NGC 6995), 1 x 2 Mosaic, 



    
        

            Johnny Qiu
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The Eastern Veil Nebula (NGC 6992 & NGC 6995), 1 x 2 Mosaic

Imaging telescopes or lenses: AG Optical 10" iDK

Imaging cameras: QHYCCD QHY16803A

Mounts: iOptron CEM70G

Guiding cameras: QHYCCD QHY5III178C

Software: Nighttime Imaging 'N' Astronomy N.I.N.A. 1.10  ·  PixInsight 1.8.8 Ripley  ·  PHD2 Guiding PHD2 2.6.9

Filters: Astronomiks Ha 6nm 50mm Square  ·  Astronomiks OIII 6nm 50mm Square  ·  Astronomiks Typ 2c L 50mm Square  ·  Astronomiks Typ 2c R 50mm Square  ·  Astronomiks Typ 2c G 50mm Square  ·  Astronomiks Typ 2c B 50mm Square

Accessory: Gerd Neumann Camera Tilting Unit CTU-M68


Dates:June 15, 2021June 16, 2021June 17, 2021June 18, 2021June 19, 2021June 20, 2021June 21, 2021June 23, 2021June 24, 2021June 25, 2021June 26, 2021June 27, 2021June 28, 2021June 29, 2021June 30, 2021July 1, 2021July 2, 2021July 3, 2021July 4, 2021July 5, 2021July 6, 2021

Frames:
Astronomiks Ha 6nm 50mm Square: 72x600" (12h) bin 1x1
Astronomiks OIII 6nm 50mm Square: 72x600" (12h) bin 1x1
Astronomiks Typ 2c B 50mm Square: 59x300" (4h 55') bin 1x1
Astronomiks Typ 2c G 50mm Square: 60x300" (5h) bin 1x1
Astronomiks Typ 2c L 50mm Square: 119x300" (9h 55') bin 1x1
Astronomiks Typ 2c R 50mm Square: 56x300" (4h 40') bin 1x1

Integration: 48h 30'

Avg. Moon age: 16.01 days

Avg. Moon phase: 60.33%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 7.00


Astrometry.net job: 4711374

RA center: 20h 55' 52"

DEC center: +31° 21' 35"

Pixel scale: 1.125 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 0.003 degrees

Field radius: 1.039 degrees


Resolution: 3322x5764

Locations: Backyard Observatory, San Jose, California, United States

Data source: Backyard

Description

The FOV of iDK 10" is too small for the Eastern Veil Nebula, even with a 36mm x 36mm CCD camera. Need 1 x 2 mosaic to capture the whole nebula.

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