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Contains:  IC 468, NGC 2359
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NGC2359 SHOLRGB First Try, 


NGC2359 SHOLRGB First Try
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NGC2359 SHOLRGB First Try

Technical card

Dates:Jan. 13, 2020Jan. 20, 2020Jan. 26, 2020

Astrodon 3nm OIII: 10x1200" -20C bin 1x1
Astrodon Tru-Balance E-Series Gen 2 50 mm square Astrodon LRGB: 64x300" -20C bin 1x1
Astrodon 3nm SII Astrodon: 8x1200" -20C bin 1x1
Baader Planetarium h-Alpha 2" 3.5 nm: 8x1200" -20C bin 1x1
Baader halpha 7nm halpha 7nm 2": 10x1200" -20C bin 1x1

Integration: 17.3 hours

Darks: ~25

Flats: ~25

Bias: ~100

Avg. Moon age: 14.81 days

Avg. Moon phase: 37.54%

Basic astrometry details job: 3229996

RA center: 7h 18' 39"

DEC center: -13° 13' 22"

Pixel scale: 0.643 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 77.912 degrees

Field radius: 0.846 degrees

Resolution: 7000x6393

Locations: Tom's Driveway, Terre Haute, Indiana, United States

Data source: Backyard


Thor's Helmet is a difficult object for me to image due to a lot of LP from town and a short amount of time it's imageable due to trees. Anyway I managed to fight the winds, clouds, and Moon to get some data on this object.
Hope you like it!



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NGC2359 SHOLRGB First Try,