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Contains:  Filamentary nebula, Lace-work nebula, NGC 6960, The star 52Cyg, Veil nebula
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NGC 6960 Witch`s Broom Nebula

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses:10" f/4 TS ONTC Newton

Imaging cameras:Atik383L+

Mounts:Celestron CGE

Software:StratonPixinsightFitsworkPS CS5

Dates:Aug. 23, 2017Aug. 24, 2017Aug. 27, 2017

Astronomik Ha 6nm CCD: 34x1200" bin 1x1
Astronomik OIII 12nm CCD: 31x1200" bin 1x1
Astronomik SII 12 Nm CCD : 26x1200" bin 1x1

Integration: 30.3 hours

Avg. Moon age: 3.47 days

Avg. Moon phase: 15.11%

Basic astrometry details job: 1723243

RA center: 20h 45' 57"

DEC center: +30° 39' 39"

Pixel scale: 1.562 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 89.108 degrees

Field radius: 0.652 degrees

Resolution: 2400x1811

Locations: Garden Observatory, Eggersdorf near Berlin, Germany



Frank Iwaszkiewicz
License: None (All rights reserved)

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NGC 6960 Witch`s Broom Nebula, 


            Frank Iwaszkiewicz