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NGC-6960 The Witch's Broom (HOO)

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NGC-6960 The Witch's Broom (HOO)

Imaging Telescopes Or Lenses
Explore Scientific ED APO 127mm f7.5 FCD-100 Alu HEX
Imaging Cameras
ZWO ASI2600MM Pro
Mounts
Sky-Watcher EQ8-R Pro
Filters
Chroma H-alpha 3nm Bandpass · Chroma 36mm (3nm) - OIII
Accessories
Hotech 2" SCA field flattener (SCA-FFT58) · Moonlite CFL 2.5 inch Large Format Refractor Focusers · ZWO ASIair Plus · ZWO EAF · ZWO EFW 7 x 36mm · ZWO OAG-L
Software
Adobe Photoshop · Pleiades Astrophoto PixInsight · Topaz Labs DeNoise AI
Guiding Telescopes Or Lenses
Explore Scientific ED APO 127mm f7.5 FCD-100 Alu HEX
Guiding Cameras
ZWO ASI290MM Mini

Acquisition details

Dates:
June 18, 2022 ·  June 19, 2022
Frames:
Chroma 36mm (3nm) - OIII: 100x180" (5h) (gain: 100.00) f/7 -10°C bin 1x1
Chroma H-alpha 3nm Bandpass: 100x180" (5h) (gain: 100.00) f/7 -10°C bin 1x1
Integration:
10h
Darks:
30
Flats:
60
Flat darks:
60
Bias:
30
Avg. Moon age:
19.92 days
Avg. Moon phase:
72.69%
Bortle Dark-Sky Scale:
6.00

RA center: 20h45m43s.344

DEC center: +30°4256.70

Pixel scale: 0.821 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -89.777 degrees

Field radius: 0.845 degrees

WCS transformation: thin plate spline

More info:Open 

Resolution: 6176x4104

Locations: Home, Woodbridge, VA, United States

Data source: Backyard

Description

NGC-6960 HOO

This is the combination of the past two nights processed in the HOO pallet.

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  • Final
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    Original
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    B

B

Description: Starless version really brings out the tendrils in the structure.

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NGC-6960 The Witch's Broom (HOO), 



    
        

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