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Contains:  Cone nebula, Christmas Tree cluster, NGC 2264, The star 15Mon
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NGC 2264 - Cone & Fox Fur Nebulae (Chilescope processing competition), 


            Jean-Baptiste Auroux
NGC 2264 - Cone & Fox Fur Nebulae (Chilescope processing competition)

NGC 2264 - Cone & Fox Fur Nebulae (Chilescope processing competition)

Technical card

Resolution: 4027x4029

Dates:Nov. 15, 2018Nov. 18, 2018Dec. 10, 2018

Astrodon 3nm Ha: 35x1200" -30C bin 1x1
Astrodon LRGB Tru-Balance E-series Gen II: 75x300" -30C bin 2x2
Astrodon Luminance Tru-Balance E-Series Gen II Astrodon Luminance Tru-Balance E-Series Gen: 60x600" -30C bin 1x1

Integration: 27.9 hours

Darks: ~30

Flats: ~30

Bias: ~30

Avg. Moon age: 6.74 days

Avg. Moon phase: 44.96%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 1.00 job: 2533481

RA center: 100.238 degrees

DEC center: 9.817 degrees

Pixel scale: 0.962 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 89.682 degrees

Field radius: 0.761 degrees

Locations: Chilescope, Fundina, Chile

Data source: Amateur hosting facility

Remote source: ChileScope


Les nébuleuses de la "Fourrure de renard" et du "Cône".

Traitement réalisé dans le cadre du Astrophotography Processing Competition de février 2019 organisé par Chilescope.

Acquisitions réalisées par Chilescope et mises à la disposition des participants pour le concours. Merci à Chilescope pour nous permettre de traiter de telles images ! :)

En remote au Chili (Chilescope -


Fox Fur & Cone nebulae in Monoceros.

Processing made for the Chilescope Astrophotography Processing Competition of Feb. 2019.

Raw files acquisition by Chilescope and graciously made avalaible to the contest participants. Many Thanks to Chilescope for allowing us to process such images ! :)

Remote acquisition from Chile (Chilescope -


Chilescope - Telescopes 2 & 3
Newton ASA 500mm f/3.6
CCD FLI Proline16803

L: 60x600s bin1
Ha : 35x1200s bin1
R : 26x300s bin2
G : 23x300s bin2
B : 26x300s bin2
Total : 28h

Processed with Pixinsight & Photoshop



Jean-Baptiste Auroux
License: None (All rights reserved)

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Sky plot


NGC 2264 - Cone & Fox Fur Nebulae (Chilescope processing competition), 


            Jean-Baptiste Auroux