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Rosette Nebula, 



    
        

            Sergio G. S.
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Rosette Nebula

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Rosette Nebula, 



    
        

            Sergio G. S.
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Rosette Nebula

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Celestron C11 Edge HD

Imaging cameras: ZWO ASI071MC- PRO

Mounts: iOptron CEM60

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Orion Deluxe 50mm MiniGuider

Guiding cameras: Orion Starshoot autoguider

Focal reducers: Starizona Hyperstar 3 C11

Software: ASCOM

Filters: Optolong 2" UV/IR Cut


Dates:Dec. 9, 2018

Frames: 19x150" (47' 30")

Integration: 47' 30"

Avg. Moon age: 2.04 days

Avg. Moon phase: 4.63%


RA center: 06h32m00s.716

DEC center: +04°5658.25

Pixel scale: 3.526 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 94.074 degrees (flipped)

Field radius: 1.443 degrees

More info:Open 


Resolution: 2455x1631

Locations: TUGA Observatory, Porto Feliz, SP, Brazil

Data source: Own remote observatory

Remote source: Non-commercial independent facility

Description

The Rosette Nebula is a beautiful gassy region shaped like a delicate flower.

It's about 130 Light-Years across and 5200 LY away... It's "populated" by a few open star clusters that really make it look like a precious jewel.

This one is dedicated to my even more beautiful wife.

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Rosette Nebula, 



    
        

            Sergio G. S.