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NGC2359 Thor's Helmet, 


            Nicholas Jones

Technical card

Resolution: 3600x4500

Dates:Jan. 5, 2019

Frames: 43x300"

Integration: 3.6 hours

Avg. Moon age: 29.02 days

Avg. Moon phase: 0.30% job: 2452320

Locations: Terip Terip, Murindindi Shire, Victoria, Australia

Data source: Own remote observatory


Here's the follow up colour edition of Thor's Helmet (NGC2359, Sharpless 2-298), captured over the January 2019 new moon.

This is a straight-up LRGB edition of this object. I'll try to make use of the Ha and OIII narrow band next!

Location: Central Victorian Highlands, Victoria, Australia
Dates: 23 December - 27 December 2018 - 6th Jan 2019
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
Details 20x5min Lum, 15 x 3min RGB



Nicholas Jones
License: None (All rights reserved)


NGC2359 Thor's Helmet, 


            Nicholas Jones