Deep Sky Object in Summer
Wide field around Veil Nebula


Date & Time: Jul 9 2016, from 25:12 to 26:10 JST(+0900)
Mosaic of 2 flames of 4min.×6shots
Optical: BORG 67FL, with a conversion lens (f=324mm, F4.8)
with BaaderPlanetarium Moon&Skyglow filter
Auto-guided with TAKAHASHI JP Equatorial
Digital Camera: Canon EOS 6D (Remodeled)
Location: Ooizumi, Hokuto city, Yamanashi pref.

Camera Settings: Recording Format...14bit CCD-RAW, converted to 16bit TIFF(5472×3648)
Device Size...35×24mm, Sensitivity...ISO1600




NGC6992-5 / Diffused Nebula, type E
R.A.20h 56m 24.0s (2000.0)
Dec.+31° 43' 00" (2000.0)
Apparent Size78×8'
Real Size29.5×3.0 light yrs.
Magnitude -
Distance1300 light yrs.
Other IDsIC1340
NGC6960 / Diffused Nebula, type E
R.A.20h 45m 42.0s (2000.0)
Dec.+30° 43' 00" (2000.0)
Apparent Size70×6'
Real Size26.5×2.3 light yrs.
Magnitude -
Distance1300 light yrs.
This wide field image has captured around the Veil Nebula in Cygnus with a span of about 6.3°×7.0°. You can see a small piece of nebula has been floating apart in south around center of the image. This field is equivalent to eastern edge of the Milky Way, uncountable fine stars are dustributed without a break. This image shows several dimmed lumps of molecular clouds around southern edge (lower part) of the field.

Back to previous page




Crescent Nebula(NGC6888)

North American Nebula(NGC7000)


Copyright(c) 2016 by Naoyuki Kurita, All rights reserved.
To top page To Deepsky in Summer index Cygnus