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NGC 6960 is the Witch's Broom, a portion of the Veil Nebula. The Veil Nebula, also known as the Cygnus Loop or Cirrus Nebula, is the remnant of a supernova explosion that occurred about 10,000 years ago. It is located 1,400 light years away in the constellation of Cygnus. It was discovered by William Herschel in 1784. Digital Astrophotography by Jerry Lodriguss