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Contains:  Christmas Tree cluster, Cone nebula, NGC 2264, The star 15Mon
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Cone Nebula / Fox Fur Nebula / Christmas Tree Cluster, 



    
        

            Frank Kane
Cone Nebula / Fox Fur Nebula / Christmas Tree Cluster
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Cone Nebula / Fox Fur Nebula / Christmas Tree Cluster

Technical card


Dates:Jan. 13, 2020

Frames: 37x600"

Integration: 6.2 hours

Avg. Moon age: 17.72 days

Avg. Moon phase: 90.45%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 3181830

RA center: 6h 40' 44"

DEC center: +9° 45' 10"

Pixel scale: 1.114 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 356.965 degrees

Field radius: 0.536 degrees


Resolution: 2113x2744

Locations: My Driveway, Winter Springs, FL, United States

Data source: Backyard

Description

The Christmas Tree Cluster area imaged in HOO. Ended up not using a couple hours' worth of SII data; it was very faint and just made the image worse instead of better. Might try and collect more on a darker night.

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Frank Kane
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  • Cone Nebula / Fox Fur Nebula / Christmas Tree Cluster, 



    
        

            Frank Kane
    Original
  • Final
    Cone Nebula / Fox Fur Nebula / Christmas Tree Cluster, 



    
        

            Frank Kane
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Description: Baking in the SII data in HOS format ended up looking pretty good.

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Cone Nebula / Fox Fur Nebula / Christmas Tree Cluster, 



    
        

            Frank Kane