100% mobile compatible
Observatory Parameters
Feb 24
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Gibbous
12:22 02:05
NGC 6992 Frames: 12x360" Location: my backyard, Lake Placid, Florida, United States
Use the left/right arrow keys to see more astrophotoman's pictures
Veil Nebula, Astrophotography by astrophotoman


  • Imaging telescope / lens: Orion USA 8" Newtonian Astrogr h
  • Imaging camera: SBIG ST-8300C
  • Guiding telescope / lens: Orion USA 80mm short tube
  • Guiding camera: Orion Starshoot autoguider
  • Processed with: SBIG CCDOps
    PHD Guiding
    Noel Carboni's Astro Tools for PhotoShop
    Star Spikes Pro 3
    Noiseware Community Edition
    Photoshop 7.

Frames / Subs




Spatial Info

  • Image Size: 3,520 x 2,792 pixels
  • Image Scale: 1.227 arcsec / pixel
  • Visual Field: 1º 31' 52''
  • RA Center: 20h 56m 47s
  • DEC Center: 31º 34' 09''
  • Orientation: -178.554 degrees E of N

Sky Maps


Astronomy Quote of the Day

“I don't know what you could say about a day in which you have seen four beautiful sunsets.” John Glenn, Astronaut
Astronomy Planning Made Easy. Learn more.