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Contains:  IC468, NGC 2359, NGC2359, Sh2-298
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NGC 2359 Thor's Helmet in SHO, 


            Jürgen Ehnes
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NGC 2359 Thor's Helmet in SHO

Technical card

Dates:March 23, 2020March 24, 2020March 25, 2020

Baader HAlpha 7nm: 35x120" (gain: 240.00) -15C bin 1x1
Baader O3 1.25'' 8.5nm: 40x120" (gain: 240.00) -15C bin 1x1
Baader SII 1,25" 8.5nm: 55x120" (gain: 240.00) -15C bin 1x1

Integration: 4.3 hours

Avg. Moon age: 9.94 days

Avg. Moon phase: 0.61%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 5.00

Temperature: 0.00 job: 3367343

RA center: 7h 18' 26"

DEC center: -13° 14' 29"

Pixel scale: 0.778 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -85.442 degrees

Field radius: 0.462 degrees

Resolution: 2842x3198

Locations: Backnang, Backnang, Germany

Data source: Backyard


Now after a lot of clear nights, I can present thor's helmet in the hubble Palette.



Jürgen Ehnes
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NGC 2359 Thor's Helmet in SHO, 


            Jürgen Ehnes