Celestial hemisphere:  Southern  ·  Constellation: Canis Major (CMa)  ·  Contains:  IC 468  ·  NGC 2359
NGC 2359 - Thor's Helmet, 



    
        

            Marco Failli
NGC 2359 - Thor's Helmet
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NGC 2359 - Thor's Helmet

NGC 2359 - Thor's Helmet, 



    
        

            Marco Failli
NGC 2359 - Thor's Helmet
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NGC 2359 - Thor's Helmet

Acquisition details

Dates:
Feb. 8, 2020
Frames:
IDAS NB1: 50×180(2h 30′) ISO800
Integration:
2h 30′
Avg. Moon age:
13.85 days
Avg. Moon phase:
99.06%
Bortle Dark-Sky Scale:
8.00

Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 3298391

RA center: 07h18m29s.5

DEC center: -13°1326

Pixel scale: 0.990 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 93.103 degrees

Field radius: 0.796 degrees

Resolution: 4815x3210

File size: 5.7 MB

Locations: Terrazzo di casa, Prato, Prato, Italy

Data source: Backyard

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NGC 2359 - Thor's Helmet, 



    
        

            Marco Failli