Contains: Cone nebula, Christmas Tree cluster, NGC 2264, NGC 2252, IC 448, NGC 2244, IC 2169, Rosette nebula, NGC 2239, The star 17Mon, The star 16Mon, The star 15Mon, The star 13Mon, The star 12Mon, The star εMon
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NGC 2244 (Rosette Nebula) to NGC 2264 (Cone Nebula) Widefield

Technical card

Imaging telescope or lens: Samyang 135mm f/2

Imaging camera: Canon 350 DA

Mount: Synta SkyWatcher EQ5 Synscan GoTo

Software: PixInsight 1.8 RipleyAdobe Photoshop

Resolution: 3643x3322

Dates: Dec. 28, 2016Dec. 30, 2016

Frames: 520x60" ISO800

Integration: 8.7 hours

Darks: ~10

Flats: ~30

Bias: ~30

Avg. Moon age: 14.95 days

Avg. Moon phase: 1.01% job: 1406142

RA center: 99.831 degrees

DEC center: 7.374 degrees

Pixel scale: 10.189 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 179.864 degrees

Field radius: 6.977 degrees

Locations: Hohe Wand, Hohe Wand, Niederösterreich, Austria; Wien, WIen, Austria


2 panel mosaic - my first attempt at creating a DS mosaic. No guiding.




Sky plot

Sky plot


NGC 2244 (Rosette Nebula) to NGC 2264 (Cone Nebula) Widefield, Fritz