NGC 6960 Veil Nebula

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Object: NGC 6960 Veil Nebula Constellation Cygnus

Distance: 2000 Light Years

Date(s) Taken: Sept 15 to Oct 9, 2009

Telescope: Takahashi 102S / Reducer

Focal Length: 625 mm

Camera: ST 2000 XM, Operating at -25 deg C sensor temperature, Water Cooling

Resolution: 2.44 Arc-seconds / Pixel

Exposures: 24.7 hours total duration

27 Luminance - 10 Minute Images binned 1x1

21 Red - 10 Minute Images binned 1x1

20 Green - 10 Minute Images binned 1x1

20 Blue - 10 Minute Images binned 1x1

6 Halpha- 30 Minute Images binned 1x1

7 O-III - 30 Minute Images binned 1x1

7 S-II - 30 Minute Images binned 1x1

Image Utilization: 77%

 

 

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