Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Monoceros (Mon)  ·  Contains:  Christmas Tree cluster  ·  Cone nebula  ·  IC 448  ·  NGC 2239  ·  NGC 2244  ·  NGC 2251  ·  NGC 2252  ·  NGC 2264  ·  Rosette nebula  ·  The star 12Mon  ·  The star 13Mon  ·  The star 15Mon  ·  The star 16Mon  ·  The star 17Mon  ·  The star εMon
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Rosette Nebula widefield, 



    
        

            Eric Cauble
Rosette Nebula widefield
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Rosette Nebula widefield

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Rosette Nebula widefield, 



    
        

            Eric Cauble
Rosette Nebula widefield
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Rosette Nebula widefield

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Samyang 135mm f/2 ED

Imaging cameras: QHYCCD QHY168C

Mounts: iOptron CEM25P

Guiding telescopes or lenses: ZWO 30F4 Guidescope

Guiding cameras: ZWO ASI 120MM

Software: SGP  ·  PHD2  ·  PixInsight

Filters: Optolong UV/IR Cut


Dates:March 6, 2019

Frames: 37x120"

Integration: 1.2 hours

Avg. Moon age: 29.38 days

Avg. Moon phase: 0.02%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 2585979

RA center: 6h 33' 42"

DEC center: +5° 54' 43"

Pixel scale: 7.576 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 200.263 degrees

Field radius: 6.167 degrees


Resolution: 1824x1214

Locations: Sadlers Creek State Park, Anderson, South Carolina, United States

Data source: Traveller

Description

Tested the Rosette on my travel rig at a relatively dark site on Lake Hartwell in Anderson, SC. The cone nebula is visible in the lower right corner, but my image train is off center and that corner is warped.

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Rosette Nebula widefield, 



    
        

            Eric Cauble