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Contains:  NGC 2244, Rosette nebula, NGC 2239, The star 12Mon
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Bok globules in NGC 2244, 


            Christoph Lichtblau
Bok globules in NGC 2244

Bok globules in NGC 2244

Technical card

Resolution: 3051x4051

Dates:Oct. 31, 2019

Frames: 180x200"

Integration: 10.0 hours

Avg. Moon age: 3.61 days

Avg. Moon phase: 14.07% job: 3172939

RA center: 6h 31' 33"

DEC center: +5° 5' 16"

Pixel scale: 0.747 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 271.622 degrees

Field radius: 0.526

Locations: Backyard, Eschborn, Hessen, Germany

Data source: Backyard


Over the last three nights I exposed for this image. For giving the stars some natural colour, I added some RGB data additional. I was fresh outside, we had some frezzy nights. In summer all that exposing is much more comfortable.....hope you enjoy the animals party in that pic...



Christoph Lichtblau

Sky plot

Sky plot


Bok globules in NGC 2244, 


            Christoph Lichtblau