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

Technical card

Resolution: 2293x2940

Dates:Feb. 24, 2017

Baader B 1.25'' CCD Filter: 7x300" -20C bin 1x1
Baader G 1.25'' CCD Filter: 7x300" -20C bin 1x1
Baader L 1.25'' Filter: 12x300" -20C bin 1x1
Baader R 1.25'' CCD Filter: 7x300" -20C bin 1x1

Integration: 2.8 hours

Darks: ~35

Flats: ~16

Bias: ~100

Avg. Moon age: 27.37 days

Avg. Moon phase: 5.17%

Temperature: -2.00 job: 1488475

RA center: 100.264 degrees

DEC center: 9.665 degrees

Pixel scale: 1.218 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -178.212 degrees

Field radius: 0.631 degrees

Locations: Kreben, Kreben(Wilhermsdorf), Bayern, Germany


This image is a combination of my previous LRGB data and Ha data from Thomas Jäger.
He kindly provided me his data. Many thanks Thomas !

Data: Ha 26x8min
Optic:NON1000 (200/1000 Newton f/5) + GPU Coma Corrector
Camera: Moravian G2 8300 @-30°C, EFW-2S-10, Moravian OAG
Date/Location: 2016-12-03, Zirndorf

It is amazing how Ha improve the image of NGC 2264 !
Maybe you like it too :-).



Thomas Richter
License: None (All rights reserved)



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Cone Nebula - NGC2264 - Ha-LRGB, 


            Thomas Richter

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