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



    
        

            Daniel DelBiondo
NGC 6960 Witch's Broom Nebula
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NGC 6960 Witch's Broom Nebula

NGC 6960 Witch's Broom Nebula, 



    
        

            Daniel DelBiondo
NGC 6960 Witch's Broom Nebula
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NGC 6960 Witch's Broom Nebula

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Explore Scientific ED80CF TRIPLET

Imaging cameras: ZWO ASI 183MC Pro

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Orion 50 mm Guide Scope

Guiding cameras: Orion StarShoot AutoGuider Orion

Focal reducers: Meade 0.8x Reducer/Field Flattener

Software: ADOBE Photoshop CC 2018  ·  Incanus APT Astro Photography Tool  ·  Stark Labs PHD 2.6.1 Guiding  ·  DeepSky Stacker 3.3.4


Dates:July 14, 2018

Frames:Baader Planetarium 2" Moon & Skyglow IR-Cut Neodymium Filter: 46x180" (2h 18') (gain: 75.00) -10C bin 1x1

Integration: 2h 18'

Darks: 15

Avg. Moon age: 1.62 days

Avg. Moon phase: 2.94%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 4.00


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 2170584

RA center: 20h46m06s

DEC center: +30°3730

Pixel scale: 1.271 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 76.557 degrees

Field radius: 1.102 degrees


Resolution: 1824x1195

Locations: Backyard, Lebanon, CT, United States

Data source: Backyard

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NGC 6960 Witch's Broom Nebula, 



    
        

            Daniel DelBiondo