Veil Nebula - NGC6960 - in Hydrogen Alpha light
Veil Nebula - NGC6960 in Hydrogen Alpha light
  • Description: Veil Nebula in Cygnus - NGC6960 in Hydrogen Alpha light. This is the western section of the nebula, which includes "Pickering's Triangle". NGC6960 is the part with the bright star 52 Cygnus embedded in it.
  • Camera: SBIG ST-10XME at -20C
  • Filter: AstroDon 6nm hydrogen-alpha
  • Scope: Takahashi FS60c with Sky 90 compressor
  • Mount: Astro-Physics AP900QMD
  • Exposure: 13 x 10 min
  • Location: near Cayley, Alberta.
  • Date: September 3-4, 2011
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