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Contains:  Christmas Tree cluster, Cone nebula, NGC 2264, The star 15Mon
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NGC2264, 



    
        

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NGC2264

Technical card

Imaging telescope or lens:William Optics Zenithstar ED 71

Imaging camera:Atik 428ex Mono

Mount:Celestron CGEM, Hypertuned

Guiding telescope or lens:KW Telescopes Mini guider

Guiding camera:QHY5 Monochrome

Focal reducers:

Software:Imaginova Starry Night ProDeepSky Stacker 3.3.2CCDSoftPhotoshop CS2

Filter:Orion H‑Alpha 7nm 1.25"

Accessories:


Resolution: 1200x875

Dates:Nov. 3, 2015

Frames: 24x300"

Integration: 2.0 hours

Darks: 0

Flats: 0

Flat darks: 0

Bias: 0

Avg. Moon age: 22.11 days

Avg. Moon phase: 50.37%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: None

Mean SQM: None

Mean FWHM: None

Temperature: None


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 834757

RA center: 6h 41' 0"

DEC center: +9° 39' 36"

Pixel scale: 3.231 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 103.865 degrees

Field radius: 0.666 degrees


Locations: Lincoln Park Observatory, Town of Tonawanda, New York, United States

Description

Located in the constellation Monoceros at a distance of 2600 light years, this rich part of the sky is home to several bright nebulous objects. Within what is affectionately called the Christmas Tree cluster, lies the Cone Nebula, the Fox Fur Nebula.

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