Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Orion (Ori)  ·  Contains:  NGC 2174  ·  NGC 2175
NGC2174 Monkey Head Nebula, 



    
        

            Graem Lourens
NGC2174 Monkey Head Nebula
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NGC2174 Monkey Head Nebula, 



    
        

            Graem Lourens
NGC2174 Monkey Head Nebula
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Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Skywatcher Evostar 80ED

Mounts: Skywatcher AZ-EQ6 GT

Guiding cameras: QHY CCD QHY5L-II Mono

Software: PixInsight

Filters: Baader Planetarium Narrowband Ha, SII, OIII 1.25"


Frames: 1x51480" (14h 18')

Integration: 14h 18'


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 1531599

RA center: 6h 9' 53"

DEC center: +20° 31' 4"

Pixel scale: 3.056 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -102.638 degrees

Field radius: 0.829 degrees


Resolution: 1600x1120

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NGC2174 Monkey Head Nebula, 



    
        

            Graem Lourens