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Contains:  M 35, NGC 2168, NGC 2158
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NGC 2158 and 2168 in Gemini  12/21/2017, 





    
        

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NGC 2158 and 2168 in Gemini  12/21/2017

NGC 2158 and 2168 in Gemini 12/21/2017

Technical card

Imaging telescope or lens:Orion ED80T CF

Imaging camera:Atik 314L+ Color

Mount:Orion Atlas EQ-G

Guiding telescope or lens:Orion USA Mini Guide Scope

Guiding camera:Orion SSAG

Software:Photoshop CCPixinsightNebulosity

Filter:ATIK RGB

Accessory:Orion Dewzapper

Resolution: 1348x1092

Dates:Dec. 21, 2017

Frames: 30x300"

Integration: 2.5 hours

Avg. Moon age: 2.86 days

Avg. Moon phase: 9.00%

Astrometry.net job: 1866978

RA center: 92.125 degrees

DEC center: 24.177 degrees

Pixel scale: 2.770 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 91.003 degrees

Field radius: 0.667 degrees

Locations: Home observatory, Mason, Ohio, United States

Description

NGC 2158 and NGC 2168 (M 35) are located in Gemini. I had only a few hours of clear skies that night so utilized my Atik314L+ OSC. I would like to stick with mono with filters but with the short amount of time I thought I'd see what I could capture with the OSC.

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License: Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivs Creative Commons
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Enhanced NGC 2158 a bit

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NGC 2158 and 2168 in Gemini  12/21/2017, 





    
        

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