Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Monoceros (Mon)  ·  Contains:  Christmas Tree cluster  ·  Cone nebula  ·  NGC 2259  ·  NGC 2264  ·  The star 15Mon
NGC2264 Christmas Tree Cluster, Cone Nebula and Fox Fur Nebula, 



    
        

            Andrea Storani
NGC2264 Christmas Tree Cluster, Cone Nebula and Fox Fur Nebula
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NGC2264 Christmas Tree Cluster, Cone Nebula and Fox Fur Nebula

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Takahashi FSQ106EDXIII

Imaging cameras: QHY CCD QHY 8L

Mounts: Skywatcher NEQ6 Pro

Guiding cameras: QHY CCD QHY5

Focal reducers: Takahashi 0.75x FSQ F/3,6

Software: Sequence Generator Pro  ·  PHD2 Guiding  ·  Pleiades Astrophoto Pixinsight Core 1.8  ·  Bahtinov Grabber  ·  EQASCOM

Filters: Baader Planetarium Ha 2" 7nm

Accessory: Seletek Armadillo


Dates:Feb. 5, 2019Feb. 12, 2019

Frames:
17x300" bin 1x1
Baader Planetarium Ha 2" 7nm: 17x900" bin 1x1

Integration: 5.7 hours

Darks: ~30

Flats: ~30

Bias: ~30

Avg. Moon age: 3.76 days

Avg. Moon phase: 22.93%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 5.00


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 2759010

RA center: 6h 40' 39"

DEC center: +9° 43' 37"

Pixel scale: 4.132 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 215.573 degrees

Field radius: 2.037 degrees


Resolution: 1950x2967

Locations: Montefano, Montefano, Italy

Data source: Backyard

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