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Contains:  Cone nebula, Christmas Tree cluster, NGC 2264, The star 15Mon
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Christmas Tree Cluster in HaRGB - 2014, 


            David Nguyen
Christmas Tree Cluster in HaRGB - 2014

Christmas Tree Cluster in HaRGB - 2014

Technical card

Resolution: 1787x2176

Dates:Dec. 20, 2014

Frames: 60x600"

Integration: 10.0 hours

Avg. Moon age: 27.85 days

Avg. Moon phase: 3.17% job: 477885

RA center: 100.174 degrees

DEC center: 9.911 degrees

Pixel scale: 2.632 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -12.539 degrees

Field radius: 1.029 degrees

Locations: Home observatory, Sydney Australia , Sydney, NSW, Australia


I collected RGB on the night of 20th December, 2014. RGB 10 x 600s each channel. H-Alpha was collected on the next night, 10 x 1800s. Processed in PixInsight and Photoshop in the night of 22nd for the coming Christmas.

Merry Christmas and a happy clear sky New Year.
Thanks for looking



David Nguyen
License: None (All rights reserved)

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Christmas Tree Cluster in HaRGB - 2014, 


            David Nguyen