Observation by Kevin Gurney: NGC 6960 - Part of the Veil Nebula

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Paul Downing, FRAS

Observer

Kevin Gurney

Observed

2018 Sep 08 - 07:51

Uploaded

2018 Sep 08 - 07:51

Objects

NGC6992
NGC6995
The Western Veil Nebula (NGC6960)

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Constellation

Cygnus

Field centre

RA: 20h47m
Dec: +30°42'
Position angle: +92°13'

Field size

1°36' × 1°13'

Equipment
  • William Optics Star 71 Scope
  • ATIK 460EX Mono Camera
  • William Optics 50mm Guide Scope
  • Starlight Xpress Lodestar Autoguider X2 guide camera
Exposure

2.1 hours total exposure

Location

Woodhill Park campsite, Near Sheringham, Norfolk, United Kingdom

Target name

NGC 6960

Title

NGC 6960 - Part of the Veil Nebula

About this image

The full imaging information for this is as follows:

Filters:Baader Planetarium Ha 1.25" 7nm, Baader Planetarium R 1 1/4",
Baader Planetarium B 1" 1/4, Baader Planetarium OIII 1.25" 8.5nm,
Baader Planetarium G 1" 1/4

Accessories:Atik EFW2 Filter Wheel,  ADM Side by side plate

Resolution: 2168x1654

Frames:
Baader Planetarium B 1" 1/4: 3x60" -15C bin 1x1
Baader Planetarium G 1" 1/4: 3x60" -15C bin 1x1
Baader Planetarium Ha 1.25" 7nm: 12x300" -15C bin 1x1
Baader Planetarium OIII 1.25" 8.5nm: 12x300" -15C bin 1x1
Baader Planetarium R 1 1/4": 3x60" -15C bin 1x1

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