Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Monoceros (Mon)  ·  Contains:  Christmas Tree cluster  ·  Cone nebula  ·  NGC 2264  ·  The star 15Mon
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NGC 2264 Cone Nebula & Christmas Tree Cluster, 



    
        

            Chuck Manges
NGC 2264 Cone Nebula & Christmas Tree Cluster
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NGC 2264 Cone Nebula & Christmas Tree Cluster

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Celestron C1100 Edge HD + Hyperstar

Imaging cameras: QHYCCD qhy23

Mounts: Celestron CGEM DX

Guiding cameras: QHY5L-II Mono

Focal reducers: Starzona Hyperstar

Software: PHD guiding  ·  Stark Labs Nebulosity 3.1.0  ·  Adobe Photoshop CS6  ·  APT - Astro Photography Tool

Filters: Baader SII 8nm 36mm  ·  Baader OIII 8,5nm 36mm


Dates:Nov. 21, 2014

Frames:
Baader L 36mm: 17x60" (17') bin 1x1
Baader Red, Green, Blue 36mm: 45x60" (45') bin 1x1

Integration: 1h 2'

Avg. Moon age: 28.49 days

Avg. Moon phase: 1.21%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 951875

RA center: 6h 40' 50"

DEC center: +9° 47' 20"

Pixel scale: 1.371 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 175.783 degrees

Field radius: 0.730 degrees


Resolution: 620x527

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NGC 2264 Cone Nebula & Christmas Tree Cluster, 



    
        

            Chuck Manges