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Contains:  NGC 2438, M 46, NGC 2437
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M46 & NGC 2438 open cluster and Planetary, 





    
        

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M46 & NGC 2438 open cluster and Planetary

M46 & NGC 2438 open cluster and Planetary

Technical card

Resolution: 1000x1098

Astrometry.net job: 576059

RA center: 115.405 degrees

DEC center: -14.747 degrees

Pixel scale: 2.314 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -138.216 degrees

Field radius: 0.477 degrees

Locations: Ernie Rossi, Leesburg, Florida, United States

Description

M 46 is an opencluster, and NGC 2438 is a Planetary looking like it is part of open cluster M 46. They are in the constellation Puppis. Image taken using a Explorer 127 ED F/7.5 Triplet refractor. A .8 focal reducer was used to bring the focal ration down to F/6. Camera Canon 60 Da, 10 x 60 seconds ISO 3200. Process Image Plus, Noel Carboni tools, Photoshop, Neat image.

Ernie Rossi

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M46 & NGC 2438 open cluster and Planetary, 





    
        

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