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



    
        

            dr_klahn
The Witch's Broom
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The Witch's Broom

The Witch's Broom, 



    
        

            dr_klahn
The Witch's Broom
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The Witch's Broom

Equipment

Imaging Telescopes Or Lenses
ATM 12" F/4 Reflector
Imaging Cameras
Canon EOS 60D
Mounts
OTE Astrotec OTE 150-1
Guiding Cameras
Lacerta MGEN v2.03

Acquisition details

Dates:
July 25, 2012
Frames:
32x180" (1h 36')
Integration:
1h 36'
Avg. Moon age:
6.45 days
Avg. Moon phase:
40.10%

Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 139098

RA center: 20h45m46s.3

DEC center: +30°4152

Pixel scale: 0.743 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 86.039 degrees

Field radius: 0.563 degrees

Resolution: 4710x2754

Locations: Vielbrunn, Vielbrunn, Hessen, Germany

Data source: Traveller

Description

First Light image with my home made 300mm F/4 Newton (Orion UK Mirrors) in 2012.

Unfortunately a guiding error occured and the stars are sligtly elongated.

The image was reprocessed with my new favourite toy PixInsight... ;)

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The Witch's Broom, 



    
        

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