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NGC 6960 - The Veil Project Phase II: West Veil

Alternative names: Finger of God, Witch's Broom.

 

It is situated at the Western side of Cygnus Loop.

 

In the center is 52 Cygni. This orange giant is 4th magnitude double star 201 light years away. It is 19% cooler then the Sun but is 15 times larger and 97 times brighter.

 

Date: 24.06.2020.

Location: Kosmaj (Bortle 4), Serbia;

Moon: 12%;

Scope: SW MN190;

Mount: SW EQ6-R;

Camera: ZWO ASI294MC Pro @ -10C Gain 200;

Filter: Optolong L-eNhance;

Integration: 3h (60x3min);

Post processing: PixInsight and Photoshop.

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Uploaded on July 1, 2020