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Contains:  NGC 2359, IC 468
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NGC 2359 (Thor's helmet), 





    
        

            neptun
NGC 2359 (Thor's helmet)

NGC 2359 (Thor's helmet)

Technical card

Resolution: 3274x2402

Dates:Feb. 26, 2014

Frames:
Baader Planetarium Ha 7nm 2": 8x600" -40C bin 1x1
Baader Planetarium OIII 2'' 8.5nm: 11x600" -40C bin 1x1

Integration: 3.2 hours

Bias: ~20

Avg. Moon age: 26.28 days

Avg. Moon phase: 11.50%

Astrometry.net job: 190767

RA center: 109.611 degrees

DEC center: -13.240 degrees

Pixel scale: 1.224 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -92.094 degrees

Field radius: 0.690 degrees

Locations: Bulgaria, Sofia, Sofia, Bulgaria

Description

This is my first narrowband image. It consists of 11x10min O3 and only 8x10min H-Alpha with baader 2" 8.5nm O3 and 7nm H-Alpha filters. I used the bicolor technique by Steve Cannistra to generate the color image. (http://www.starrywonders.com/bicolortechniquenew.html).

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NGC 2359 (Thor's helmet), 





    
        

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