Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Monoceros (Mon)  ·  Contains:  Christmas Tree cluster  ·  Cone nebula  ·  Hubble's variable neb  ·  NGC 2261  ·  NGC 2264  ·  The star 15Mon
Cone nebula, 


Cone nebula
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Cone nebula

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Tecnosky APO Triplet 130/900 mm

Mounts: Skywatcher AZ-EQ6 GT AZ-EQ6 GT

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Sky-Watcher 80 ED pro

Guiding cameras: Starlight Xpress Lodestar Lodestar Autoguider

Software: Pixinsight 1.8  ·  Backyard EOS

Dates:Feb. 10, 2018

Frames: 30x600"

Integration: 5.0 hours

Avg. Moon age: 24.69 days

Avg. Moon phase: 24.29%

Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 1932176

RA center: 6h 40' 59"

DEC center: +9° 46' 51"

Pixel scale: 1.485 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 271.610 degrees

Field radius: 1.301 degrees

Resolution: 5248x3494

Locations: Osservatorio, Saint Barthèlemy, Aosta, Italy

Data source: Traveller


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Cone nebula, 



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