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Contains:  Cone nebula, Christmas Tree cluster, NGC 2264, The star 15Mon
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NGC2244 Cone Nebula

Technical card

Resolution: 3296x2480

Dates:Jan. 22, 2018

Astrodon 5nm Ha: 19x1200" bin 1x1
Astrodon E-Series Blue filter: 24x600" bin 1x1
Astrodon E-Series Green filter: 24x600" bin 1x1
Astrodon E-Series Red filter: 24x600" bin 1x1
Astrodon Luminance E-Series: 48x600" bin 1x1

Integration: 26.3 hours

Avg. Moon age: 4.98 days

Avg. Moon phase: 25.56% job: 1901774

RA center: 100.064 degrees

DEC center: 9.870 degrees

Pixel scale: 2.096 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 270.994 degrees

Field radius: 1.201 degrees

Locations: Entre Encinas y Estrellas E-EyE, Fregenal de la Sierra, Extremadura, Spain

Data source: Own remote observatory


A splendid and colourful Cone Nebula and surrounding starfield!

Imaged between 15th January and 21st January 2018.

Data acquisition: Steve Milne & Barry Wilson.
Processing: Barry Wilson



Barry Wilson
License: None (All rights reserved)

Sky plot

Sky plot


NGC2244 Cone Nebula, 


            Barry Wilson

In these public groups

Entre Encinas y Estrellas (e-EyE)