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Western Veil NGC 6960, Stellarvue 102SV refractor, 10 exposures at 15 min each, QHY8L camera, iOptron CEM60 Mount, from Pasadena California, "Light Pollution Central".

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Its amazing with that light pollution you can capture those filaments. Nice work mate. Incidentally, what are your LP levels there?

Ray

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SQM 18.10mag/arc/sec2

Brightness 6.5 mcd/m2

artif bright 6030ucd/m2

ratio 35.3

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I'm about in the middle right of this view near the hill at right edge. quite a glow to overcome!

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lol, geesuz Tony! That is crazy. Can you believe how much energy is wasted by light going straight up. Anyway what about an East / West Veil mosaic?

Ray

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