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Contains:  Cone nebula, Christmas Tree cluster, NGC 2264, NGC 2259, The star 15Mon
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Christmas Tree, 





    
        

            Dennis Sprinkle
Christmas Tree

Christmas Tree

Technical card

Resolution: 903x1200

Dates:Dec. 15, 2015

Frames:
Baader 7nm Ha 36mm: 21x900" bin 1x1
Baader Blue 36mm: 8x300" bin 1x1
Baader Green 36mm: 8x300" bin 1x1
Baader Red 36mm: 8x300" bin 1x1

Integration: 7.2 hours

Avg. Moon age: 4.08 days

Avg. Moon phase: 17.67%

Astrometry.net job: 1367709

RA center: 6h 40' 29"

DEC center: +10° 1' 55"

Pixel scale: 5.307 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 1.092 degrees

Field radius: 1.107

Locations: Fall Creek Falls State Park, Spencer, TN, United States

Description

This is NGC 2264, the Christmas Tree Cluster and Cone Nebula shot HaRGB.
Software used to capture image:
Sequence Generator Pro
PHD2
Software used to edit:
PixInsight
Photoshop
Data gathered:
(21) Ha @ 900secs - 1x1
(8) R @ 300secs - 1x1
(8) G @ 300secs - 1x1
(8) B @ 300secs - 1x1

Camera : ATIK 383L+ Mono
Telescope: William Optics GT102 W_0.8x Reducer Flattener
Mount: Astro-Physics Mach1GTO

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sprinklestudios
Dennis Sprinkle
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    Christmas Tree, 





    
        

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    B

B

Reworked my data from last year. I really feel like I am starting to get better at editing these.

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Christmas Tree, 





    
        

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