Hemisphere:  Southern  ·  Constellation: Canis Major (CMa)  ·  Contains:  NGC 2359
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Thor's Helmet, 



    
        

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Thor's Helmet

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Thor's Helmet

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Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 1471007

RA center: 7h 18' 36"

DEC center: -13° 12' 0"

Pixel scale: 1.074 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 86.931 degrees

Field radius: 0.382 degrees


Resolution: 1444x2112

Locations: Strathalbyn SA, Australia, Strathalbyn, SA, Australia

Data source: Backyard

Description

NGC2359 (known as Thor's Helmet), an emission nebula in the constellation Canis Major. This is a narrowband image, with regions of sulfur, hydrogen and oxygen mapped as red, green and blue respectively. Total exposure time of 27.3 hours

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