Cookie consent

AstroBin saves small pieces of text information (cookies) on your device in order to deliver better content and for statistical purposes. You can disable the usage of cookies by changing the settings of your browser. By browsing AstroBin without changing the browser settings, you grant us permission to store that information on your device.

I agree
Contains:  NGC 2175

Image of the day 03/10/2019

Getting plate-solving status, please wait...
    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% 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


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



    Jim Morse
    License: Attribution Creative Commons

    Sky plot

    Sky plot


    Monkey Head Nebula in NGC2174, 


            Jim Morse