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





    
        

            Connor Matherne
The Witch's Broom

The Witch's Broom

Technical card

Resolution: 4036x4008

Frames:
Astrodon 5nm H-Alpha filter: 34x1200"
Astrodon 5nm OIII: 25x1200"
Astrodon Blue Tru-Balance E-Series Gen 2: 12x300"
Astrodon Green Tru-Balance E-Series Gen 2: 13x300"
Astrodon Red Tru-Balance E-Series Gen 2: 12x300"

Integration: 22.8 hours

Astrometry.net job: 2233449

RA center: 312.166 degrees

DEC center: 31.072 degrees

Pixel scale: 1.660 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 91.232 degrees

Field radius: 1.311 degrees

Locations: Deep Sky West, Rowe, New Mexico, United States

Data source: Amateur hosting facility

Remote source: DeepSkyWest

Description

Was happy that we got around to this at DSW. The wide field of view offered by the RH-305 and 16803 was a perfect match for this target to include both the Western Veil and the Triangle. Just such a rich area. I have sadly been slowing down on my images due to life lately, but hopefully they start to kick back up again soon! I am getting rusty with PI!

Revision: There was just something wrong with the first version of the image, it seemed to flat and lifeless. Hopefully this revision makes it stand out a bit more

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matherneconnor
Connor Matherne
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The Witch's Broom, 





    
        

            Connor Matherne