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Contains:  NGC 2175, NGC 2174, The star 68Ori
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NGC 2174 - Monkey Head Nebula, 





    
        

            stricnine
NGC 2174 - Monkey Head Nebula

NGC 2174 - Monkey Head Nebula

Technical card

Resolution: 4666x5250

Dates:Dec. 4, 2019

Frames:Astronomik UV-IR Block L-2 2": 35x300" (gain: 1208.00) -5C bin 1x1

Integration: 2.9 hours

Darks: ~20

Avg. Moon age: 7.57 days

Avg. Moon phase: 52.00%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 4.00

Astrometry.net job: 3103412

RA center: 6h 9' 36"

DEC center: +20° 25' 22"

Pixel scale: 1.728 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 164.195 degrees

Field radius: 1.686

Data source: Backyard

Description

Wider crop of NGC 2174 that shows a bit of dark nebula and a splash of red nearby as well.

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NGC 2174 - Monkey Head Nebula, 





    
        

            stricnine