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Observatory Parameters
Feb 18
Ashburn
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
08:36 20:44
NGC6995 Eastern Veil Nebula HOO palette with RGB replacement of stars. Frames: Baader Planetarium B 36mm: 4x240" bin 1x1 Baader Planetarium G 36mm: 4x240" bin 1x1 Baader Planetarium Ha 36mm 7nm: 6x900" bin 1x1 Baader Planetarium O3 8.5nm 36mm: 6x900" bin 1x1 Baader Planetarium R 36mm: 4x240" bin 1x1
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Veil Nebula, Astrophotography by Barry_Wilson

Equipment

  • Imaging telescope / lens: William Optics FLT 132 Triplet O f/7
  • Imaging camera: Atik 460 EX
  • Mount: Avalon Linear Fast Reverse
  • Guiding telescope / lens: SW ST80
  • Guiding camera: QHY5
  • Filters: Baader Planetarium O3 8.5nm 36mm
    Baader Planetarium Ha 36mm 7nm
    Baader Planetarium R 36mm
    Baader Planetarium B 36mm
    Baader Planetarium G 36mm
  • Accessories: Focal reducer William Optics FF/FR IV x0.8
  • Processed with: Pleaides Astrophoto PixInsight 1. 8
    CdC
    Main Sequence Software Sequence Generator Pro
    PHD 2 PHD GUIDING
    EQASCOM

Frames / Subs

N/A

Acquisition

N/A

Spatial Info

  • Image Size: 2,695 x 2,181 pixels
  • Image Scale: 1.238 arcsec / pixel
  • Visual Field: 0º 55' 34''
  • RA Center: 20h 56m 28s
  • DEC Center: 31º 28' 42''
  • Orientation: 88.869 degrees E of N

Sky Maps

Comments

Nice shooting Barry. An amazing image for the exposure time. A terrific image regardless. It would take me 20 hours of data to achieve this end. Rodd Rodd, July 1 · Reply

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