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Contains:  NGC 2170, NGC 2182, NGC 2185, NGC2170, NGC2182, NGC2183, NGC2185, VdB68, VdB69, VdB73, VdB74
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NGC 2170, The Angel Nebula, 


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NGC 2170, The Angel Nebula

Technical card

Dates:April 15, 2019

Baader Planetarium 36mm Luminance: 12x600" bin 1x1
Baader Planetarium Blue 36mm: 8x300" bin 2x2
Baader Planetarium Green 36 mm: 8x300" bin 2x2
Baader Planetarium Red 36mm: 8x300" bin 2x2

Integration: 4.0 hours

Avg. Moon age: 10.33 days

Avg. Moon phase: 79.36% job: 2644671

RA center: 6h 8' 1"

DEC center: -6° 19' 12"

Pixel scale: 2.950 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -42.236 degrees

Field radius: 1.041 degrees

Resolution: 2000x1568

Locations: Home Observatory, Haneytown, New Brunswick, Canada

Data source: Backyard


I shot this over a couple of nights back in mid-January of this year. I could never get it right, turns out I had bad flats. It is remarkable what good flats can do to your images. Thanks for looking.



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NGC 2170, The Angel Nebula,