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NGC 1624 and Sh2-212, 





    
        

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NGC 1624 and Sh2-212

NGC 1624 and Sh2-212

Technical card

Resolution: 2651x2074

Dates:Jan. 27, 2017

Frames:
Orion Extra Narrowband Filter Ha 1.25": 18x600" -18C bin 1x1
Orion Extra Narrowband Filter OIII 1.25": 5x600" -18C bin 1x1

Integration: 3.8 hours

Avg. Moon age: 29.02 days

Avg. Moon phase: 0.29%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 6.50

Astrometry.net job: 1439497

RA center: 70.160 degrees

DEC center: 50.463 degrees

Pixel scale: 0.481 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 42.638 degrees

Field radius: 0.225 degrees

Locations: Back Yard, Lubbock, TX, United States

Description

NGC 1624 is an open cluster in the constellation Perseus surrounded by the emission nebula Sharpless 2-212. The cluster spans about 3.0 arcminutes, and its brightest members are of 12th magnitude.

This is a HOO narrowband image composed with H-alpha mapped to the red channel and OIII mapped to the green and blue channels. A synthetic luminance channel was created by combining all frames.

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