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Observation by Neil Webster: NGC 6960 Witch's Broom Nebula

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Neil Webster


Neil Webster


2021 Sep 05 - 21:30


2021 Sep 08 - 14:36


The Western Veil Nebula (NGC6960)

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Field centre

RA: 20h46m
Dec: +30°35'
Position angle: -115°26'

Field size

1°25' × 0°54'

  • AA115 APO, EQ6 R, ZWO ASI294MC Pro, Orion Guide, ZWO ASI 385MC, Optolong L-Enhance filter

43 x 240s Lights, 15 x Darks, 50 x Flats/Bias


St Marys Platt, Kent

Target name

NGC 6960 Witch's Broom Nebula


NGC 6960 Witch's Broom Nebula

About this image

This is a complete re-process of the previous image. I hope it is far more subtle. It has certainly revealed far more of the surrounding faint nebulosity especially at the bottom right of the frame.

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