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



    
        

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NGC 2174 Monkey Head Nebula

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NGC 2174 Monkey Head Nebula, 



    
        

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NGC 2174 Monkey Head Nebula

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Stellarvue SVX152T F/8

Imaging cameras: QHYCCD QHY268C

Mounts: Software Bisque MX+

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Stellarvue SVX152T F/8

Guiding cameras: Starlight Express UltraStar Mono

Focal reducers: Stellarvue SFFX-1 Flattener

Software: Pleiades Astrophoto PinInsight  ·  Software Bisque The Sky X Pro

Filters: Baaader UV-IR

Accessory: QHYCCD OAG-M  ·  Moonlite Nitecrawler WR35  ·  Pegasus Astro Ultimate Powerbox v2 UPBv2


Dates:Feb. 19, 2021

Frames:Baaader UV-IR: 106x600" (17h 40') -10C bin 1x1

Integration: 17h 40'

Darks: 50

Flats: 50

Flat darks: 50

Avg. Moon age: 7.13 days

Avg. Moon phase: 47.32%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 5.00

Mean SQM: 19.74

Mean FWHM: 1.90

Temperature: 10.00


Astrometry.net job: 4253681

RA center: 6h 9' 35"

DEC center: +20° 31' 51"

Pixel scale: 0.621 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 172.744 degrees

Field radius: 0.596 degrees


Resolution: 4148x5531

Locations: Home Base, Del Mar, CA, United States

Data source: Backyard

Description

Subs were captured over 4 nights 16Feb21 to 19Feb21. Special Thanks to Ron Brecher (AstroDoc) for his PI processing expertise

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NGC 2174 Monkey Head Nebula, 



    
        

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