Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Monoceros (Mon)  ·  Contains:  Hubble's variable neb  ·  NGC 2261
NGC2261 Hubble's variable nebula, 



    
        

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NGC2261 Hubble's variable nebula
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NGC2261 Hubble's variable nebula

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Celestron Edge HD 800

Imaging cameras: NIKON D5100

Mounts: Advanced VX

Focal reducers: Celestron .7x Focal Reducer Celestron f7

Software: PinInsight 1.8  ·  Adobe Photoshop CS6


Dates:March 11, 2014

Frames: 75x30" (37' 30")

Integration: 37' 30"

Avg. Moon age: 10.01 days

Avg. Moon phase: 76.52%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 200170

RA center: 6h 39' 9"

DEC center: +8° 44' 20"

Pixel scale: 0.674 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 92.981 degrees

Field radius: 0.481 degrees


Resolution: 620x402

Locations: Hekel's Skywatch, Hellevoetsluis, Zuid Holland, Netherlands

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NGC2261 Hubble's variable nebula, 



    
        

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