Hemisphere:  Southern  ·  Constellation: Canis Major (CMa)  ·  Contains:  NGC 2359
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NGC 2359 - Thors Helmet, 



    
        

            George Varouhakis
NGC 2359 - Thors Helmet
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NGC 2359 - Thors Helmet

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NGC 2359 - Thors Helmet, 



    
        

            George Varouhakis
NGC 2359 - Thors Helmet
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NGC 2359 - Thors Helmet

Equipment

Imaging Telescopes Or Lenses
GSO RC 8"
Imaging Cameras
ZWO ASI1600MMC
Mounts
Sky-Watcher AZ-EQ6 GT
Filters
Astronomik 6nm OIII · Astrodon LRGB · Astrnomik 6nm HA
Software
Adobe Photoshop · PixInsight Pisinsight 1.8

Acquisition details

Frames:
Astrnomik 6nm HA: 220x300" (18h 20') (gain: 250.00) -15°C bin 2x2
Astrodon LRGB: 330x30" (2h 45') (gain: 250.00) -15°C bin 2x2
Astronomik 6nm OIII: 170x300" (14h 10') (gain: 250.00) -14°C bin 3x3
Integration:
35h 15'
Bortle Dark-Sky Scale:
8.00

Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 1902151

RA center: 07h18m33s.4

DEC center: -13°0834

Pixel scale: 1.265 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 73.995 degrees

Field radius: 0.374 degrees

Resolution: 1703x1274

Locations: Backyard, Sydney, NSW, Australia

Description

G'day,

This is my attempt a NGC 2359. Image is Narrowband with RGB Stars.

For some reason my Ha had worse gradients than Oiii so I didn't get as much details as I hoped for, but still happy with the result.

Processed in PS and PI.

As always C&C are most welcome. Thanks for Looking

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NGC 2359 - Thors Helmet, 



    
        

            George Varouhakis