Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Monoceros (Mon)  ·  Contains:  Christmas Tree cluster  ·  Cone nebula  ·  NGC 2264  ·  The star 15Mon
Cone nebula (NGC 2264)  in modified Hubble palette, 



    
        

            Matt McBee
Cone nebula (NGC 2264)  in modified Hubble palette
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Cone nebula (NGC 2264) in modified Hubble palette

Cone nebula (NGC 2264)  in modified Hubble palette, 



    
        

            Matt McBee
Cone nebula (NGC 2264)  in modified Hubble palette
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Cone nebula (NGC 2264) in modified Hubble palette

Acquisition details

Dates:
Feb. 1, 2012
Frames:
Integration:
0″
Avg. Moon age:
8.56 days
Avg. Moon phase:
62.36%

Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 108897

RA center: 06h41m04s.1

DEC center: +09°4246

Pixel scale: 1.212 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 88.061 degrees

Field radius: 0.676 degrees

Resolution: 3259x2347

File size: 3.1 MB

Locations: Driveway, Kingsport, TN, United States

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Cone nebula (NGC 2264)  in modified Hubble palette, 



    
        

            Matt McBee