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Contains:  NGC 2244, Rosette nebula, NGC 2239, The star 12Mon
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The Rosette Nebula, 


            G. Caleb Sexton
The Rosette Nebula

The Rosette Nebula

Acquisition type: Electronically-Assisted Astronomy (EAA)

Technical card

Resolution: 4904x3288

Dates:Nov. 30, 2019

Frames: 50x120"

Integration: 1.7 hours

Avg. Moon age: 3.92 days

Avg. Moon phase: 16.41% job: 3093554

RA center: 6h 31' 45"

DEC center: +4° 57' 46"

Pixel scale: 0.934 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 44.634 degrees

Field radius: 0.766

Locations: G. Caleb Sexton, Round Rock, TX, United States

Data source: Backyard


This is my first time attempting to image the Rosette Nebula. This is composed of about 1.5 hrs worth of data take from a series of 2 min subframes along with calibration frames.



G. Caleb Sexton
License: None (All rights reserved)

Sky plot

Sky plot


The Rosette Nebula, 


            G. Caleb Sexton