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NGC6992 (Eastern Veil Nebula)


NGC6992 (Eastern Veil Nebula)

I had higher hopes for shooting the Veil but I'm thinking the unmodded camera is holding me back. I gathered this first hour (with the hope of coming back for a couple more) but after processing I decided not to continue at this time.

Date: June 29, 2020
Frames: 48x75s ISO1600, 18 darks, 25 flats, 50 bias
Total time: 60 mins.
Bortle Dark-Sky scale: 6
Temperature: 13C
Imaging camera: Canon T2i (unmodded)
Telescope: Astro-Tech 72EDii (72 mm / 432 mm)
Mount: Orion Sirius EQ-G Computerized GoTo Telescope Mount
Guide Scope: William Optics 50mm f/4 (200mm) guide scope
Guide Camera: ZWO ASI120mm-S
Software: Backyard EOS, DSS, PHD2, EQASCOM, GIMP






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