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NGC 2264 - Cone Nebula in the Hubble Palette, 




    

        Douglas J Struble
NGC 2264 - Cone Nebula in the Hubble Palette

NGC 2264 - Cone Nebula in the Hubble Palette

Technical card

Resolution: 1508x1469

Dates: Feb. 18, 2017Dec. 28, 2017Jan. 4, 2018March 18, 2018March 23, 2018March 25, 2018

Frames:
Astrodon Ha 5nm: 211x240" (gain: 139.00) -20C bin 1x1
Astrodon Ha 5nm: 42x300" (gain: 139.00) -20C bin 1x1
Astrodon OIII 3nm: 143x240" (gain: 139.00) -20C bin 1x1
Astrodon SII 3nm: 137x240" (gain: 139.00) -20C bin 1x1

Integration: 36.2 hours

Darks: ~50

Flats: ~50

Bias: ~250

Avg. Moon age: 10.72 days

Avg. Moon phase: 52.44%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 6.17

Astrometry.net job: 2113887

RA center: 100.307 degrees

DEC center: 9.528 degrees

Pixel scale: 1.159 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 22.809 degrees

Field radius: 0.339 degrees

Locations: Backyard Red Zone Observatory, Taylor, MI, Michigan, United States

Data source: Backyard

Description

This represents a major undertaking on my part for the first time processing three of my own data sets between three different telescopes; 70mm, 102mm and 152mm. While there is no more detail to be had, it does reduce the noise a lot.

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NGC 2264 - Cone Nebula in the Hubble Palette, 




    

        Douglas J Struble