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Contains:  NGC 2239, NGC 2244, Rosette nebula, The star 12Mon
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Rosette Nebula First Light, 


            Carl Weber
Rosette Nebula First Light
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Rosette Nebula First Light

Technical card

Dates:Feb. 12, 2020

Frames: 59x300"

Integration: 4.9 hours

Avg. Moon age: 18.40 days

Avg. Moon phase: 85.75%

Basic astrometry details job: 3239652

RA center: 6h 31' 56"

DEC center: +4° 59' 31"

Pixel scale: 1.149 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 80.271 degrees

Field radius: 0.672 degrees

Resolution: 3026x2930

Locations: SkyStar Observatory, Ramona, CA, United States

Data source: Own remote observatory

Remote source: Non-commercial independent facility


This is the first light image with my new telescope. There is only a few hours of exposure time so the image is noisy and rough....but I just couldn't wait to see what I had.



Carl Weber
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Rosette Nebula First Light, 


            Carl Weber