Veil Nebula, NGC 6992 in Hubble Palette
Copyright 2011
Larry Phillips
Eastern Veil Nebula, NGC 6992, super nova remnant in the constellation Cygnus in the Hubble color palette.

Distance: 2600 light years.
Size: N/A
Camera: SBIG ST-2000XM
Telescope: Astrophysics Starfire 140 EDT F7.5
Mount: Astro-Physics Mach1 GTO with Advanced Telescope Systems portable pier
Images: Using the narrowband Hubble color palette with 15 min. subexposures of 20 Ha, 22 OIII, and
                  21 SII for a total exposure time of 15 hours & 45 minutes.
Date: May 2009
Software: Camera, mount, and guider control - CCD Commander & MaximDL, calibration and stacking - CCDStack, further processing in Photoshop CS4.