Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Cygnus (Cyg)  ·  Contains:  Filamentary nebula  ·  Lace-work nebula  ·  NGC 6960  ·  The star 52Cyg  ·  Veil nebula
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NGC 6960 Witch's Broom, 



    
        

            Chuck Manges
NGC 6960 Witch's Broom
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NGC 6960 Witch's Broom

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Astro-Tech AT65EDQ 65mm f/6.5 ED quadruplet #2

Imaging cameras: QHYCCD qhy23

Mounts: Celestron CGEM DX

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Astro-Tech AT65EDQ 65mm f/6.5 ED quadruplet #2

Guiding cameras: QHY5L-II Mono

Software: Adobe Photoshop CS6  ·  APT - Astro Photography Tool

Filters: Baader H-alpha 7nm 36mm  ·  Baader OIII 8,5nm 36mm  ·  Baader Red, Green, Blue 36mm


Dates:July 4, 2014

Frames:
Baader H-alpha 7nm 36mm: 3x900" bin 1x1
Baader OIII 8,5nm 36mm: 3x900" bin 1x1
Baader Red, Green, Blue 36mm: 9x600" -22C bin 1x1

Integration: 3.0 hours

Avg. Moon age: 6.46 days

Avg. Moon phase: 40.28%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 314556

RA center: 20h 48' 7"

DEC center: +30° 29' 49"

Orientation: 114.225 degrees

Field radius: 1.052 degrees


Resolution: 620x809

Description

AT65EDQ & QHY23M

Red- 3x600 (1x1 bin)

Green- 3x600 (1x1 bin)

Blue- 3x600 (1x1 bin)

Ha- 3x900 (1x1 bin)

OIII-3x900(1x1 bin)

QHY5L-II, Starlight Xpress OAG & Phd used for guiding

Images acquired with APT, processed using Nebulosity V3,StarTools V1 and Photoshop CS6

No flats, bias or darks were used

Comments

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NGC 6960 Witch's Broom, 



    
        

            Chuck Manges