The Veil Nebula in Cygnus, 22nd Might, 2019.

May 23, 2019 - Comment

Photographer Dr Alan Potts Electronic mail pott_sa@tiscali.co.uk Location of photograph Ferryhill, Co. Durham, UK Date/Time of photograph 22nd Might 2019 (00h 10m UTC mid-exposure time) Gear Nikon D5300 DSLR with 180mm f/2.eight lens (at f/2.eight). Stack of 8s subframes, complete 32m 32s. 3200 ISO. Star Adnenturer mount. Description The remnants of a Kind II supernova


Photographer

Dr Alan Potts

Electronic mail

pott_sa@tiscali.co.uk

Location of photograph

Ferryhill, Co. Durham, UK

Date/Time of photograph

22nd Might 2019 (00h 10m UTC mid-exposure time)

Gear

Nikon D5300 DSLR with 180mm f/2.eight lens (at f/2.eight). Stack of 8s subframes, complete 32m 32s. 3200 ISO. Star Adnenturer mount.

Description

The remnants of a Kind II supernova estimated to be roughly 8000 years previous, as seen from earth. The intense star to the decrease proper is 52 Cygni which sits in entrance of the Western Veil. The Jap Veil is the the higher left. Different nebulosity, together with Pickering’s Triangle in direction of higher proper can also be evident.

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Astronomy Footage: Sky & Telescope’s On-line Gallery, Nebula & Galaxy Footage

About Dr Alan Potts

An astronomer since eight years previous. First diploma in Astronomy adopted by a profession in semiconductors.
I get pleasure from astronomy and astrophotography. Additionally a deep curiosity in greater stage astrophysics and cosmology.



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