Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Contains:  NGC 2174  ·  NGC 2175
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Monkey Head Nebula (NGC 2175) HA, 



    
        

            Salvatore Giambruno
Monkey Head Nebula (NGC 2175) HA
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Monkey Head Nebula (NGC 2175) HA

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: AG Optical 12.5" iDK

Imaging cameras: Finger Lakes Instrumentation ML 16200

Mounts: Software Bisque Paramount MX+

Guiding telescopes or lenses: AG Optical 12.5" iDK

Guiding cameras: Starlight Xpress Lodestar Autoguider X2

Software: Diffraction Limited Maxim DL 6 Pro  ·  FocusMax V4  ·  DC-3 Dreams ACP Observatory Control Software  ·  TheSkyX Pro  ·  Pleiades Astrophoto, S.L. PixInsight 1.8 Ripley

Filters: Astrodon 3nm Ha

Accessory: Moonlite Nitecrawler WR35  ·  Finger Lake Instruments CFW-2-7


Dates:Nov. 19, 2017

Frames:Astrodon 3nm Ha: 19x1200" -25C bin 1x1

Integration: 6.3 hours

Darks: ~24

Flats: ~9

Bias: ~100

Avg. Moon age: 0.92 days

Avg. Moon phase: 0.95%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 8.00

Mean FWHM: 2.99

Temperature: 15.50


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 1825034

RA center: 6h 9' 36"

DEC center: +20° 28' 58"

Pixel scale: 0.587 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 245.046 degrees

Field radius: 0.467 degrees


Resolution: 1824x2280

Locations: Home Observatory, Southern California, California, United States

Description

It's like a skull, with hair, flying through space . . .

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Description: 3x1200s OIII 19x1200s Ha

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Monkey Head Nebula (NGC 2175) HA, 



    
        

            Salvatore Giambruno