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Contains:  NGC 2175, NGC 2174
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NGC2174 (Monkey Head Nebula), 





    
        

            Eric Solís
NGC2174 (Monkey Head Nebula)

NGC2174 (Monkey Head Nebula)

Technical card

Resolution: 3828x3144

Dates:Jan. 13, 2018

Frames:ZWO Ha 36mm: 48x120" (gain: 139.00) -20C bin 1x1

Integration: 1.6 hours

Darks: ~16

Bias: ~115

Avg. Moon age: 26.32 days

Avg. Moon phase: 11.22%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 5.00

Temperature: -10.00

Astrometry.net job: 1889773

RA center: 6h 9' 48"

DEC center: +20° 33' 50"

Pixel scale: 1.037 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 225.175 degrees

Field radius: 0.714

Description

NGC2174 (The Monkey Head Nebula) in Ha.

I'm planning on adding OIII and SII data in the near future, but like how the mono Ha image looks on its own. Also, it was pretty windy and my guiding wasn't great, so I might try to recapture the Ha data in the future when my mount and the weather cooperate better.

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Ejsboston
Eric Solís
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    NGC2174 (Monkey Head Nebula), 





    
        

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NGC2174 (Monkey Head Nebula), 





    
        

            Eric Solís