Hemisphere:  Southern  ·  Constellation: Canis Major (CMa)  ·  Contains:  IC 468  ·  NGC 2359
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NGC 2359 Thors Helm - Thors Helmet Nebula, 



    
        

            Michael Hoppe
NGC 2359 Thors Helm - Thors Helmet Nebula
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NGC 2359 Thors Helm - Thors Helmet Nebula

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NGC 2359 Thors Helm - Thors Helmet Nebula, 



    
        

            Michael Hoppe
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NGC 2359 Thors Helm - Thors Helmet Nebula

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Philipp Keller (Astrooptik) Cassegrain 500/1500 (IAS, Hakos, Namibia)

Imaging cameras: Canon EOS 1100D mod

Focal reducers: Astrooptik Keller Primärfokus


Dates:Sept. 25, 2014

Frames: 20x300" (1h 40')

Integration: 1h 40'

Avg. Moon age: 1.14 days

Avg. Moon phase: 1.47%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 2420886

RA center: 7h 18' 23"

DEC center: -13° 15' 0"

Pixel scale: 1.506 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 358.175 degrees

Field radius: 0.503 degrees


Resolution: 2000x1331

Locations: IAS - Internationale Amateursternwarte e.V., IAS Sternwarte / Observatorium Hakos, Namibia

Data source: Traveller

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NGC 2359 Thors Helm - Thors Helmet Nebula, 



    
        

            Michael Hoppe