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Thor's Helmet, 


            Nicholas Jones

Technical card

Imaging cameras:FLI Microline ML16200

Mounts:Astro-Physics AP1100 gto

Guiding telescopes or lenses:AG Optical 12.5" iDK

Guiding cameras:Starlight Xpress Loadestar X2

Software:CCDStack 2

Filters:Astrodon Ha 3nm 50mm

Dates:Dec. 26, 2018

Frames: 22x1200" bin 0x0

Integration: 7.3 hours

Avg. Moon age: 19.01 days

Avg. Moon phase: 80.95%

Basic astrometry details job: 2445471

Resolution: 3600x4500

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