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Rosette Nebula, 



    
        

            Andre van Zegveld
Rosette Nebula
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Rosette Nebula

Rosette Nebula, 



    
        

            Andre van Zegveld
Rosette Nebula
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Rosette Nebula

Acquisition details

Dates:
Dec. 23, 2020
Frames:
46×600(7h 40′)
Integration:
7h 40′
Avg. Moon age:
8.72 days
Avg. Moon phase:
64.08%

Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 4110537

RA center: 06h32m04s.3

DEC center: +04°5725

Pixel scale: 2.339 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 139.676 degrees

Field radius: 0.885 degrees

Resolution: 2220x1580

File size: 3.3 MB

Data source: Amateur hosting facility

Remote source: Eye In The Sky

Description

The Rosette Nebula (also known as Caldwell 49) is an H II region located near one end of a giant molecular cloud in the Monoceros region of the Milky Way Galaxy. The open cluster NGC 2244 (Caldwell 50) is closely associated with the nebulosity, the stars of the cluster having been formed from the nebula's matter.

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Rosette Nebula, 



    
        

            Andre van Zegveld