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


Cone and Christmas Tree

Cone and Christmas Tree

Technical card

Imaging telescope or lens:TeleVue NP 101 F5.4 Televue

Imaging camera:ATIK460EX OSC

Mount:Celestron CGEM DX

Filter:Baader Ha 7nm 2" Baader

Resolution: 2034x1620

Dates:March 19, 2018

Frames: 36x300" -20C bin 1x1

Integration: 3.0 hours

Darks: ~31

Flats: ~50

Bias: ~100

Avg. Moon age: 1.96 days

Avg. Moon phase: 4.27% job: 1978478

RA center: 100.196 degrees

DEC center: 10.002 degrees

Pixel scale: 2.865 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 272.798 degrees

Field radius: 1.035 degrees


"Cone" and "Christmas Tree" nebula last night taken from Mississauga... so yesterday looks like this, I not sure how it will look tomorrow ;) ( just joking) total of 3h exposure, Televue NP101is with 0.8 reducer.. Atik CCD camera 460EX cooled to -20C, H-alpha over color sensor .. a lot of noise but I am getting there- Mono is coming very soon :P



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Cone and Christmas Tree,