Veil nebulae in H alpha



A 2x2 mosaic. This was difficult to put together because two of the frames were acquired during a period of near-full moon and moderate transparency, producing relatively high backgrounds with a gradient.

Object(s): NGC 6960, 6974, and 6992 Coordinates: RA=20hr 52.6min, DEC=30°59.2min Constellation: Cygnus
Telescope: TV-85 at f/5.6 Camera: SBIG STF-8300 Exposures: 112x1000s H alpha
Location: my back yard Date(s): July 22 to August 25, 2014 FOV: 3.27°x2.93°
Notable images: Carrico Franke Metsavainio


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