Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Orion (Ori)  ·  Contains:  IC 2159  ·  NGC 2174  ·  NGC 2175  ·  Sh2-252
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The Monkey Head Nebula in SHO, NGC 2174, 



    
        

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The Monkey Head Nebula in SHO, NGC 2174

Acquisition type: Electronically-Assisted Astronomy (EAA, e.g. based on a live video feed)
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The Monkey Head Nebula in SHO, NGC 2174, 



    
        

            Bogdan Borz
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The Monkey Head Nebula in SHO, NGC 2174

Acquisition type: Electronically-Assisted Astronomy (EAA, e.g. based on a live video feed)

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Altair Astro Wave 115mm APO Triplet (f7)

Imaging cameras: ZWO 1600mm Cooled Pro

Mounts: Skywatcher AZEQ6

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Altair Astro Altair 60mm 225mm Guide Scope

Guiding cameras: Altair Astro GPCAM3 178C

Focal reducers: Altair Astro Planostar 1.0x flattener

Software: Pleiades Astrophoto PixinsIght  ·  PhotoShop  ·  Sequence Generator Pro

Filters: Astrodon S2 3nm 36mm  ·  Astrodon O3 3nm 36mm  ·  Astrodon Ha 3nm 36mm

Accessory: ZWO filter wheel 36mm 7slots electric  ·  Pegasus Astro FocusCube v2


Dates:Dec. 18, 2019Dec. 25, 2019Dec. 29, 2019

Frames:
Astrodon Ha 3nm 36mm: 36x300" (3h) (gain: 139.00) -20C bin 1x1
Astrodon O3 3nm 36mm: 38x300" (3h 10') (gain: 139.00) -20C bin 1x1
Astrodon S2 3nm 36mm: 38x300" (3h 10') (gain: 139.00) -20C bin 1x1

Integration: 9h 20'

Darks: 50

Flats: 25

Bias: 100

Avg. Moon age: 17.79 days

Avg. Moon phase: 23.21%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 6.67


RA center: 06h09m55s.108

DEC center: +20°3044.73

Pixel scale: 0.969 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -177.987 degrees

Field radius: 0.738 degrees

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Resolution: 3272x4400

Data source: Backyard

Description

Finally managed to finish the data acquisition, the Ha and O3 are from my backyard Bortle 8 and the S2 was obtained in the Pyrénnées during my vacation. The first of the year, but the photons are from the 2019 collection. Happy New Year everyone!

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