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Contains:  NGC 2175

Image of the day 03/10/2019

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    Monkey Head Nebula in NGC2174, 





    
        

            Jim Morse
    Monkey Head Nebula in NGC2174

    Monkey Head Nebula in NGC2174

    Technical card

    Resolution: 3072x2047

    Dates:Feb. 26, 2019

    Frames: 96x900"

    Integration: 24.0 hours

    Avg. Moon age: 22.15 days

    Avg. Moon phase: 50.03%

    Astrometry.net job: 2558739

    RA center: 92.300 degrees

    DEC center: 20.448 degrees

    Pixel scale: 0.631 arcsec/pixel

    Orientation: 320.050 degrees

    Field radius: 0.324 degrees

    Locations: New Mexico Skies Remote Observatory, Mayhill, New Mexico, United States

    Data source: Own remote observatory

    Remote source: New Mexico Skies

    Description

    Fascinating part of NGC 2174 in Orion, using Hubble Palette. Love the couple of small reflection nebulae mixed in.

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    JimMorse
    Jim Morse
    License: Attribution Creative Commons
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    Monkey Head Nebula in NGC2174, 





    
        

            Jim Morse