NGC6995 is the eastern portion of the Cygnus Loop and is located in the constellation Cygnus
 at a distance of 2,500 LY.  The loop includes the Eastern Veil, the Western Veil, and Pickering's
 Triangular Wisp.  It is a large, relatively faint supernova remnant which exploded around 15,000 years ago.


September, 2009
WO 105mm f/7 Apo Refractor - AT Field Flattener
Canon Digital Rebel 400D / Modified (Hap Griffin)
220 Minutes / 22x600s @ 800ASA
Orion StarShoot AutoGuider
Skyhawk Observatory, West Bend, WI
Rick Kazmierski

 

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