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Contains:  NGC 2239, NGC 2244, NGC 2252, Rosette nebula, The star 12Mon
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NGC 2238, 


            Clayton Bownds
NGC 2238
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NGC 2238

Technical card

Dates:Feb. 15, 2016

Frames: 47x300" bin 0x0

Integration: 3.9 hours

Avg. Moon age: 7.57 days

Avg. Moon phase: 52.01%

Basic astrometry details job: 970013

RA center: 6h 31' 54"

DEC center: +4° 57' 0"

Pixel scale: 5.824 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -177.685 degrees

Field radius: 1.049 degrees

Resolution: 1000x826


My first attempt at the Rosette Nebula. I shot this in bi-color (Ha/OIII) mostly because of time constraints, but I'd love to go back and spend some more time getting better data. It was also my first time out imaging since late last year and, as a result, I had to throw out many subs due to silly mistakes.



Clayton Bownds
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  • NGC 2238, 


            Clayton Bownds
  • Final
    NGC 2238, 


            Clayton Bownds

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NGC 2238, 


            Clayton Bownds

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