Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Monoceros (Mon)  ·  Contains:  NGC 2239  ·  NGC 2244  ·  Rosette nebula  ·  The star 12Mon
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The Rosette (LUM+OII+RGB), 



    
        

            Ian Parr
The Rosette (LUM+OII+RGB)
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The Rosette (LUM+OII+RGB)

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The Rosette (LUM+OII+RGB), 



    
        

            Ian Parr
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The Rosette (LUM+OII+RGB)

Technical card

Imaging cameras: QSI 690 wsg-8

Mounts: Paramount MyT

Guiding telescopes or lenses: TeleVue NP127is

Guiding cameras: Starlight Xpress Lodestar X2

Software: Sequence Generator Pro, PHD2, Pixinsight

Filters: Astronomik OIII 1.25" 12nm  ·  Red  ·  Lum


Dates:Dec. 23, 2016

Frames: 28x120" (56')

Integration: 56'

Avg. Moon age: 24.32 days

Avg. Moon phase: 27.68%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 1713754

RA center: 6h 31' 57"

DEC center: +4° 55' 48"

Pixel scale: 1.148 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 90.140 degrees

Field radius: 0.692 degrees


Resolution: 1824x1460

Locations: Home Balcony, Freshwater, NSW, Australia

Data source: Backyard

Description

Not a lot of data and a pain to remove the graidients from local light pollution but quite happy with this. I combined the OIII with Luminance which seemed to work. I particularly like the pod of dolphins frollicking inside the void.

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The Rosette (LUM+OII+RGB), 



    
        

            Ian Parr