Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Orion (Ori)  ·  Contains:  NGC 2174  ·  NGC 2175  ·  The star 68Ori
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NGC2174 Monkeyhead Nebula region. DSLR Image, 



    
        

            Kees Scherer
NGC2174 Monkeyhead Nebula region. DSLR Image
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NGC2174 Monkeyhead Nebula region. DSLR Image

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NGC2174 Monkeyhead Nebula region. DSLR Image, 



    
        

            Kees Scherer
NGC2174 Monkeyhead Nebula region. DSLR Image
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NGC2174 Monkeyhead Nebula region. DSLR Image

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Skywatcher 100 Esprit APO F5.5

Imaging cameras: Canon EOS 6D mod.

Mounts: 10Micron GM2000HPS II

Software: PixInsight 1.8

Filters: Optolong UV/IR cut in M48 adapter

Accessory: ScopeDome 2M


Dates:Jan. 24, 2017

Frames: 157x240"

Integration: 10.5 hours

Avg. Moon age: 26.22 days

Avg. Moon phase: 11.91%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 3256046

RA center: 6h 9' 42"

DEC center: +20° 37' 51"

Pixel scale: 3.037 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 82.120 degrees

Field radius: 1.451 degrees


Resolution: 2901x1848

Locations: Knight Observatory, Tomar, Portugal

Data source: Backyard

Description

HDR composition of :
157x 240 second iso1600
30x 30 second iso400

Image dates: 14,15,16,17,18,19,21,22,23 and 24 january 2017

The faint emission nebula SH2-247 is visible on the left.

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NGC2174 Monkeyhead Nebula region. DSLR Image, 



    
        

            Kees Scherer

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