The Veil Nebula Complex - Astrophotography (NGC 6960, NGC 6992, NGC 6974)

Updated: Aug 25


The Veil Nebula is a gigantic Supernova remnant divided into several sections that constitute the Cygnus Loop. It is best photographed in Summer and stays high in the sky for a long period of time. The Veil Nebula(e) are great for stock DSLR cameras or bi-color narrowband combinations!


Object Designation: NGC 6960 | NGC 6992 | NGC 6995 | IC 1340 | NGC 6974 | NGC 6979