A Portion of the Veil Nebula - NGC 6992
Super Nova Remnant
Selected as a NASA Astronomy Picture of the Day - Sept. 28, 2001
This CCD image was taken with a 7" f/9 AP refractor with an AP .75 reducer, SBIG ST10E camera and a CFW8 filter wheel.  It is an RGB, 25:25:25.  The images were processed using MaxIm DL and Photoshop.
 
The image was taken from Hidden Valley Observatory, on my property in Soquel, overlooking the Monterey Bay in California.


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