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Contains:  Cone nebula, Christmas Tree cluster, NGC 2264, The star 15Mon
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NGC2264 - Christmas Tree Cluster and Cone Nebula, 





    
        

            Simon Todd
NGC2264 - Christmas Tree Cluster and Cone Nebula

NGC2264 - Christmas Tree Cluster and Cone Nebula

Technical card

Resolution: 3025x2283

Dates:Jan. 16, 2016Feb. 2, 2016Feb. 4, 2016Feb. 8, 2016Feb. 10, 2016Feb. 14, 2016March 11, 2016March 12, 2016March 13, 2016

Frames:
Baader Blue 36mm: 13x600" -20C bin 1x1
Baader Green 36mm: 13x600" -20C bin 1x1
Baader Ha 36mm 7nm: 6x2700" -20C bin 1x1
Baader Luminance 36mm: 21x600" -20C bin 1x1
Baader Red 36mm: 10x600" -20C bin 1x1

Integration: 14.0 hours

Darks: ~25

Flats: ~25

Avg. Moon age: 11.69 days

Avg. Moon phase: 21.95%

Astrometry.net job: 1003061

RA center: 100.254 degrees

DEC center: 9.920 degrees

Pixel scale: 1.834 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 93.387 degrees

Field radius: 0.966 degrees

Data source: Backyard

Description

This is the Christmas Tree Cluster and Cone Nebula in the Constellation of Monoceros and is about 2600 light years from earth.

Thanks to Adam Shewan for providing me with his 3nm HA Data

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Simon Todd
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NGC2264 - Christmas Tree Cluster and Cone Nebula, 





    
        

            Simon Todd