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NGC 2174 - Monkey Head Nebula (SHO), 



    
        

            Frank Breslawski
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NGC 2174 - Monkey Head Nebula (SHO)

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NGC 2174 - Monkey Head Nebula (SHO), 



    
        

            Frank Breslawski
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NGC 2174 - Monkey Head Nebula (SHO)

Equipment

Imaging Telescopes Or Lenses
Lacerta Newton ohne Namen 200/800
Imaging Cameras
Astrel Instruments AST8300
Mounts
EQ6-R
Filters
Astronomik H-Alpha 6nm CCD · Astronomik SII 6nm CCD · Astronomik OIII 6nm CCD
Accessories
GPU Pal Gyulai GPU 2" Aplanatic Coma Corrector
Software
PixInsight 1.8 · Zipproth GmbH Straton 2.0
Guiding Cameras
Lacerta MGEN2 with 9x50

Acquisition details

Dates:
Feb. 7, 2018
Frames:
Astronomik H-Alpha 6nm CCD: 10x900" (2h 30') -20°C bin 1x1
Astronomik OIII 6nm CCD: 8x900" (2h) -20°C bin 1x1
Astronomik SII 6nm CCD: 8x900" (2h) -20°C bin 1x1
Integration:
6h 30'
Darks:
50
Flats:
10
Bias:
200
Avg. Moon age:
21.98 days
Avg. Moon phase:
51.77%

RA center: 06h09m40s.88

DEC center: +20°3219.2

Pixel scale: 1.390 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 156.379 degrees

Field radius: 0.720 degrees

More info:Open 

Resolution: 2372x2877

Locations: Home, Bergisches Land, Germany

Data source: Backyard

Description

Narrowband images (Ha, OIII, SII) arranged with standard Hubble palette.

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NGC 2174 - Monkey Head Nebula (SHO), 



    
        

            Frank Breslawski

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Narrowband imaging