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Contains:  NGC 2175, NGC 2174
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NGC 2175 - Monkey Head Nebula, 


            Insight Observatory
NGC 2175 - Monkey Head Nebula

NGC 2175 - Monkey Head Nebula

Technical card

Resolution: 1931x1866

Dates:Dec. 14, 2018

Baader Blue: 1x600" -46C bin 2x2
Baader Green: 1x600" -46C bin 2x2
Baader Luminance: 1x600" -46C bin 2x2
Baader Red: 1x600" -46C bin 2x2

Integration: 0.7 hours

Darks: ~1

Flats: ~1

Avg. Moon age: 6.51 days

Avg. Moon phase: 40.72%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 1.00 job: 2418695

RA center: 92.448 degrees

DEC center: 20.565 degrees

Pixel scale: 2.435 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 184.889 degrees

Field radius: 0.908 degrees

Data source: Own remote observatory

Remote source: SkyPi Online Observatory


Open Cluster NGC 2175 (also known as OCL 476 or Cr 84) is an open cluster in the Orion constellation, embedded in a diffusion nebula.

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



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NGC 2175 - Monkey Head Nebula, 


            Insight Observatory