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NGC 2261, NGC 2264, IC 2169 - The Cone Nebular, Christmas Tree Cluster et al., 



    
        

            Sebastian "BastiH" Hinz
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NGC 2261, NGC 2264, IC 2169 - The Cone Nebular, Christmas Tree Cluster et al.

NGC 2261, NGC 2264, IC 2169 - The Cone Nebular, Christmas Tree Cluster et al., 



    
        

            Sebastian "BastiH" Hinz
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NGC 2261, NGC 2264, IC 2169 - The Cone Nebular, Christmas Tree Cluster et al.

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Sky-Watcher Esprit 80 ED

Imaging cameras: Canon EOS 6Da

Mounts: EQ8

Guiding telescopes or lenses: TS Optics 60mm Helical Sucher

Guiding cameras: LACERTA MGEN 2

Software: PixInsight 1.8.5

Accessory: SkyWatcher Field Flattener for Esprit 80 ED  ·  LACERTA MGEN Autoguider, V 2.60


Dates:Feb. 3, 2019Feb. 7, 2019Feb. 25, 2019Feb. 27, 2019

Frames: 85x180" (4h 15') ISO1600

Integration: 4h 15'

Darks: 158

Flats: 100

Bias: 200

Avg. Moon age: 18.73 days

Avg. Moon phase: 27.03%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 4.25

Temperature: 0.40


RA center: 06h36m36s.622

DEC center: +09°3756.91

Pixel scale: 3.274 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -179.969 degrees

Field radius: 2.832 degrees

More info:Open 


Resolution: 5220x3352

Locations: Garden, Hannover, Niedersachsen, Germany

Data source: Backyard

Description

After months of abstinence I'm finally having time to return to image processing. Here is my attempt at that beautiful and rich area around 15 Mon in Monoceros.

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NGC 2261, NGC 2264, IC 2169 - The Cone Nebular, Christmas Tree Cluster et al., 



    
        

            Sebastian "BastiH" Hinz