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NGC2264 and IC2169, 


            Yuichi Kawamoto
NGC2264 and IC2169
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NGC2264 and IC2169

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: William Optics Star 71  ·  BORG 67FL

Imaging cameras: Canon EOS 6D  ·  QHYCCD QHY16200A Mono

Mounts: CEM60

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Takahashi GT-40

Guiding cameras: QHYCCD QHY 5L-II mono

Focal reducers: Borg 7108

Software: Astroplace.net APT  ·  PixInsight 1.8

Filters: TS Optics 2'' L Filter  ·  IDAS HEUIBII

Dates:Feb. 25, 2017

31x140" ISO1600
TS Optics 2'' L Filter: 21x300" -20C bin 1x1
TS Optics 2'' L Filter: 11x60" -20C bin 1x1

Integration: 3.1 hours

Darks: ~8

Flats: ~25

Bias: ~50

Avg. Moon age: 28.37 days

Avg. Moon phase: 1.52%

Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 1495024

RA center: 6h 36' 54"

DEC center: +10° 1' 19"

Pixel scale: 3.631 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 179.985 degrees

Field radius: 2.856 degrees

Resolution: 4436x3520

Locations: Amagi Plateau, Izu City, Shizuoka Prefecture, Japan


Almost end season of the winter constellation nebula.



    NGC2264 and IC2169, 


            Yuichi Kawamoto
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    NGC2264 and IC2169, 


            Yuichi Kawamoto

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Sky plot


NGC2264 and IC2169, 


            Yuichi Kawamoto