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Observation by Brad Thomas: NGC 6960 - Western Veil Super Nova Remna...

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Brad Thomas

Observer

Brad Thomas

Observed

2020 Dec 21 - 22:00

Uploaded

2021 Jan 02 - 13:59

Objects

The Western Veil Nebula (NGC6960)

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Constellation

Cygnus

Field centre

RA: 20h46m
Dec: +30°43'
Position angle: -86°57'

Field size

1°36' × 0°43'

Equipment
  • TSOptics 80mmx328mm achromatic
  • IOptron Smart EQ Pro+
  • Baader UHC Nebula Booster Filter
  • ASI 183mc
  • ZWO 30mm Guide Scope
  • Altair 290mm guide camera
Exposure

300secs x 180gain - 115min total integration

Location

Surbiton UK

Target name

NGC 6960

Title

NGC 6960 - Western Veil Super Nova Remnant

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