Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Monoceros (Mon)  ·  Contains:  Christmas Tree cluster  ·  Cone nebula  ·  IC 2169  ·  IC 446  ·  IC 448  ·  NGC 2236  ·  NGC 2239  ·  NGC 2244  ·  NGC 2245  ·  NGC 2251  ·  NGC 2252  ·  NGC 2259  ·  NGC 2264  ·  Rosette nebula  ·  The star 12Mon  ·  The star 13Mon  ·  The star 15Mon  ·  The star εMon
Christmas Tree and Rosette Panoramic, 



    
        

            AstroPhotoRoss
Christmas Tree and Rosette Panoramic
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Christmas Tree and Rosette Panoramic

Christmas Tree and Rosette Panoramic, 



    
        

            AstroPhotoRoss
Christmas Tree and Rosette Panoramic
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Christmas Tree and Rosette Panoramic

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Canon EF 70-200mm f2.8 L

Imaging cameras: Canon 450D

Mounts: Star Adventurer

Guiding telescopes or lenses: ZWO 60mm f/4.6 Guidescope

Guiding cameras: ZWO ASI 120MM-S

Software: Canon EOS Utility 2  ·  PHD2  ·  Photoshop CC


Dates:Feb. 27, 2019

Frames: 20x180" (1h) ISO800 bin 1x1

Integration: 1h

Avg. Moon age: 23.09 days

Avg. Moon phase: 40.04%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 3.00

Temperature: -4.00


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 2754841

RA center: 6h 34' 16"

DEC center: +7° 6' 3"

Pixel scale: 5.593 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 70.089 degrees

Field radius: 5.238 degrees


Resolution: 6255x2521

Locations: Embleton, Northumberland, Alnwick, Northumberland, United Kingdom

Data source: Traveller

Description

Continuing on from my panoramic image of Orion this was next on list and way more challenging. The signal is the Christmas Tree region was a lot dimmer than I thought it would be. It's been heavily pushed but I hope you enjoy the view regardless.

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Christmas Tree and Rosette Panoramic, 



    
        

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