Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Contains:  NGC 2174  ·  NGC 2175  ·  The star 68Ori
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NGC 2174 Monkey Head Nebula in Orion, 



    
        

            PeterCPC
NGC 2174 Monkey Head Nebula in Orion
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NGC 2174 Monkey Head Nebula in Orion

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Imaging telescopes or lenses: Skywatcher ED80

Imaging cameras: Canon 1200D modified

Mounts: CELESTRON ADVANCED VX

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Orion 50mm guidescope

Guiding cameras: QHY5

Focal reducers: SkyWatcher 0.85x Reducer & Flattener

Software: Noiseware Community Edition  ·  BackyardEOS  ·  PixInsight 1.8 Ripley PixInsinght 1.8 RC7

Filters: Astronomik UHC-E (EOS clip filter)


Dates:Feb. 3, 2016

Frames: 15x400"

Integration: 1.7 hours

Avg. Moon age: 24.30 days

Avg. Moon phase: 27.87%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 942833

RA center: 6h 9' 41"

DEC center: +20° 40' 51"

Pixel scale: 1.417 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 92.187 degrees

Field radius: 1.223 degrees


Resolution: 5170x3444

Data source: Backyard

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NGC 2174 Monkey Head Nebula in Orion, 



    
        

            PeterCPC