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Contains:  NGC 2252, NGC 2244, Rosette nebula, NGC 2239, The star 12Mon
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Rosette Nebula SHO

Technical card

Imaging telescope or lens:Takahashi Epsilon 130D

Imaging camera:QSI 583ws

Mount:Vixen SXD2

Guiding camera:Starlight Xpress Superstar

Software:MaximDL 6Adobe Photoship CC 2017FlatAidePro

Resolution: 3065x2318

Dates:Oct. 17, 2014

Astrodon H-alpha 5nm: 6x900" -20C
Astrodon O3 5nm: 18x900" -20C
Astrodon S2 5nm: 12x900" -20C

Integration: 9.0 hours

Avg. Moon age: 23.66 days

Avg. Moon phase: 34.20% job: 1919152

RA center: 6h 32' 3"

DEC center: +5° 0' 21"

Pixel scale: 2.587 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 1.279 degrees

Field radius: 1.380

Locations: Ballandean, New England Hwy, Queensland, Australia


This image was newly processed as a pure HST palette image, using a part of the same source image data I posted 5 months ago.



Toshiya Arai
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Rosette Nebula SHO, 


            Toshiya Arai