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Contains:  Cone nebula, Christmas Tree cluster, NGC 2264, The star 15Mon
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NGC 2264 - The Cone Nebula and the Christmas Tree Cluster, 





    
        

            Insight Observatory
NGC 2264 - The Cone Nebula and the Christmas Tree Cluster

NGC 2264 - The Cone Nebula and the Christmas Tree Cluster

Technical card

Resolution: 1913x1895

Dates:Nov. 4, 2018

Frames:
Baader Blue: 1x600" -38C bin 2x2
Baader Green: 1x600" -38C bin 2x2
Baader Luminance: 1x600" -38C bin 2x2
Baader Red: 1x600" -38C bin 2x2

Integration: 0.7 hours

Darks: ~1

Flats: ~1

Avg. Moon age: 26.23 days

Avg. Moon phase: 11.84%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 1.00

Astrometry.net job: 2364383

RA center: 100.236 degrees

DEC center: 9.891 degrees

Pixel scale: 2.437 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 3.127 degrees

Field radius: 0.911 degrees

Data source: Own remote observatory

Remote source: SkyPi Online Observatory

Description

NGC 2264 identifies two astronomical objects as a single object: the Cone Nebula and the Christmas Tree Cluster.

Imaged on Insight Observatory's Astronomical Telescope for Educational Outreach (ATEO-1).

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NGC 2264 - The Cone Nebula and the Christmas Tree Cluster, 





    
        

            Insight Observatory