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Thor's Helmet, 


            Nicholas Jones

Technical card

Resolution: 3600x4500

Dates:Dec. 26, 2018

Frames: 22x1200"

Integration: 7.3 hours

Avg. Moon age: 19.01 days

Avg. Moon phase: 80.95% job: 2445471

Locations: Terip Terip, Murindindi Shire, Victoria, Australia

Data source: Own remote observatory


Over the December full moon I've been working on Thor's Helmet (NGC2359) using the trusty hydrogen filter. The colour version is in the works! Thanks for looking.

Location: Central Victorian Highlands, Victoria, Australia
Dates: 23 December - 27 December 2018
Optics: AG Optical Systems 12.5" iDK,
Focal length 2121 mm
Camera: mono FLI ML16200 with a Loadstar X2 on an Astrodon MOAG off-axis guider.
Acquisition: Software: Sequence Generator Pro
Hydrongen alpha filter : 22 x 20 minutes



Nicholas Jones
License: None (All rights reserved)


Thor's Helmet, 


            Nicholas Jones