Witch’s Broom – NGC 6960

NGC6960LHaGB-07-05-2008

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Common Name: Witches Broom Nebula
Formal Name: NGC 6960
Date: 7/5/2008
Constellation: Cygnus
Location: Chapparal Camp, Colorado
Hardware: Tak Sky90 mounted on Losmandy G11 Gemini, SBig 2000XM Camera/Filter Wheel, Ha and OIII filters
Temperature: -20C
Bin Mode: 1×1
Images: (6) x 15 minute Lum (1×1) (7) x 15 minute HAlpha (1×1) (3) x 15 minute Green (1×1)(5) x 15 minute Blue (1×1)
Processing: Reduced in CCDSoft Aligned in Registar; reduced Green star sizes in PhotoshopStacked in ImagesPlusAdjusted Levels and Curves, cropped, some Carboni filtering in Photoshop

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