Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Monoceros (Mon)  ·  Contains:  Christmas Tree cluster  ·  Cone nebula  ·  NGC 2259  ·  NGC 2264  ·  The star 15Mon
 Cone nebula, Christmas Tree cluster, NGC 2264, NGC 2259, The star 15Mon  (alt. Version), 



    
        

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 Cone nebula, Christmas Tree cluster, NGC 2264, NGC 2259, The star 15Mon  (alt. Version)
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Cone nebula, Christmas Tree cluster, NGC 2264, NGC 2259, The star 15Mon (alt. Version)

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Sky-Watcher Equinox 80ED

Imaging cameras: QHY8L

Mounts: Celestron CG5-ASGT

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Celestron 102mm f/6.6 Achromat

Guiding cameras: Magzero MZ-5m

Software: photoshop  ·  DeepSkyStacker  ·  Neat Image

Accessory: TecnoSky Flattener 1x


Dates:Jan. 3, 2014

Frames: 18x600" (3h) (gain: 11.00) -15C bin 1x1

Integration: 3h

Darks: 22

Flats: 37

Bias: 11

Avg. Moon age: 2.37 days

Avg. Moon phase: 6.22%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 3.00

Temperature: 6.00


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 285097

RA center: 06h41m15s.8

DEC center: +09°4731

Pixel scale: 5.019 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 91.765 degrees

Field radius: 1.559 degrees


Resolution: 620x440

Locations: Drassa, Corinth, Greece

Description

Just an alternative reprocess of my old Xmass tree photo.

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 Cone nebula, Christmas Tree cluster, NGC 2264, NGC 2259, The star 15Mon  (alt. Version), 



    
        

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