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NGC2174 Monkey Head Nebula, 



    
        

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NGC2174 Monkey Head Nebula

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NGC2174 Monkey Head Nebula, 



    
        

            Stan Smith
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NGC2174 Monkey Head Nebula

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Stellarvue SVX080T-3SV

Imaging cameras: ATIK 490 EX Mono

Mounts: iOptron GEM45

Guiding cameras: Starlight Express Lodestar X2 Autoguider

Focal reducers: Stellarvue SFFR80T-3SV 0.74 Reducer/Flattener

Software: Photoshop 2020  ·  Simulation Curriculum Corp. Starry Night Pro Plus  ·  Main Sequence Software Sequence Generator PRO  ·  ClickDesignSoft Autoscript for Pixinsight  ·  Pixinsight  ·  Stark-Labs PHD2

Filters: Chroma technology SII 3nm 36mm  ·  Chroma technology OIII 3nm 36mm  ·  Chroma technology Ha 3nm 36mm

Accessory: ZWO Off-Axis Guider  ·  ZWO EFW 36mm 7 Positions


Dates:Jan. 21, 2021Jan. 22, 2021Jan. 29, 2021

Frames:
Chroma technology Ha 3nm 36mm: 16x480" (2h 8') bin 1x1
Chroma technology Ha 3nm 36mm: 14x600" (2h 20') bin 1x1
Chroma technology OIII 3nm 36mm: 30x600" (5h) bin 1x1
Chroma technology SII 3nm 36mm: 30x600" (5h) bin 1x1

Integration: 14h 28'

Avg. Moon age: 10.74 days

Avg. Moon phase: 73.38%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 4.00


Astrometry.net job: 4189333

RA center: 6h 9' 41"

DEC center: +20° 32' 55"

Pixel scale: 2.173 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -160.853 degrees

Field radius: 1.133 degrees


Resolution: 3015x2240

Locations: DarkSky Observatory (In My Back Yard), Westminster, SC, United States

Data source: Backyard

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NGC2174 Monkey Head Nebula, 



    
        

            Stan Smith