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NGC 2264 (Christmas tree nebula), 



    
        

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NGC 2264 (Christmas tree nebula)
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NGC 2264 (Christmas tree nebula)

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Skywatcher Evostar 120ED

Imaging cameras: QHYCCD QHY9M

Mounts: Ioptron CEM60-EC

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Skywatcher Evostar 120ED

Guiding cameras: Meade DSI II Pro

Software: Pixinsight 1.8  ·  photoshop  ·  APT - Astro Photography Tool

Filters: Baader Planetarium B 2"  ·  Baader Planetarium R 2"  ·  Baader Planetarium G 2"

Accessory: Teleskop-Service TS9-OAG off axis guider


Dates:Jan. 16, 2015Jan. 19, 2015

Frames:
Baader Planetarium B 2": 5x420" -40C bin 1x1
Baader Planetarium G 2": 5x420" -40C bin 1x1
Baader Planetarium R 2": 5x420" -40C bin 1x1
Baader Planetarium UV/IR-Cut/L 2": 4x420" -40C bin 1x1

Integration: 2.2 hours

Bias: ~50

Avg. Moon age: 26.72 days

Avg. Moon phase: 11.04%

Temperature: -2.00


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 507723

RA center: 6h 40' 53"

DEC center: +9° 50' 38"

Pixel scale: 1.221 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 60.021 degrees

Field radius: 0.666 degrees


Resolution: 620x475

Description

This is stack of just 4x7min L and 5x7 min R,G and B. Camera at -40 deg celsius.

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NGC 2264 (Christmas tree nebula), 



    
        

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