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NGC 6960: The Witch's Broom Nebula

NGC 6960: The Witch's Broom Nebula

Ten thousand years ago, before the dawn of recorded human history, a new light would have suddenly have appeared in the night sky and faded after a few weeks. Today we know this light was from a supernova, or exploding star, and record the expanding debris cloud as the Veil Nebula, a supernova remnant.

Telescope: GSO RC10 - Reduced to 1500mm
Camera: QSI 683L
Mount: Astrophysics Mach1
Filters: Astrodon LRGB+Ha 5nm
Total Time: 5h L + 1.5 each colour RGB + 3h Ha
Equipment: Pegasus Astro Ultimate Powerbox, Pegasus Motor Focus Kit
Location: Mavrovounion Lakonia, Greece

ngc6960which's broom nebula