NGC 6992  -  wide field

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Object identification (7.3MB)

Image with TEC APO 200 FL (f=1500mm)

Object data of NGC 6992

Object type: Supernova Remnant
Size: 60'
Magnitude: 7.0mag
Constellation: Cyg
Distance: 2,400 Ly
Notes: The Veil Nebula is a large supernova remnant in the constellation Cygnus. It consists of different parts with different object names. The eastern part of the Veil Nebula is called NGC 6992. NGC 6992 can be found in the centre of the above image.

Exposure data

Date: 2023-08-18 until 2023-08-23 (6 nights)
Location: Nussbach / Austria (400m)
Telescope: Takahashi FSQ-106ED with reducer (4" Apo f=385mm)
Camera: Nikon Z6 (ISO 400)
Mount: ASA DDM85
Exposure time: 162x6min
Exposure time total: 16h12min