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Contains:  Hubble's variable neb, NGC 2261

Image of the day 06/21/2015

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    NGC 2261 - Hubbles Variable Nebula, 



    
        

            Paddy Gilliland
    NGC 2261 - Hubbles Variable Nebula
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    NGC 2261 - Hubbles Variable Nebula

    Technical card

    Dates:June 1, 2015

    Frames: 25x300"

    Integration: 2.1 hours

    Avg. Moon age: 13.60 days

    Avg. Moon phase: 98.46%


    Basic astrometry details

    Astrometry.net job: 666792

    RA center: 6h 39' 9"

    DEC center: +8° 44' 42"

    Orientation: 177.912 degrees

    Field radius: 0.090 degrees


    Resolution: 1574x1482

    Description

    Clearing the hard drive down - will now be waiting (most likely for a good few weeks for my data to start coming through from the obsy)
    Rev B - Taming the bloated R Monocerotis area at bottom of the nebula.
    Rev C - Tamed some of the larger stars as look very big once uploaded!

    Data from Liverpool Telescope.

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    patrickgilliland
    Paddy Gilliland
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    NGC 2261 - Hubbles Variable Nebula, 



    
        

            Paddy Gilliland