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Contains:  Christmas Tree cluster, Cone nebula, NGC 2264, The star 15Mon
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Cone nebula, 


            Russell McKenzie
Cone nebula
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Cone nebula

Technical card

Dates:Jan. 27, 2020

Frames: 27x480" bin 0x0

Integration: 3.6 hours

Avg. Moon age: 2.41 days

Avg. Moon phase: 6.42%

Basic astrometry details job: 3222724

RA center: 6h 40' 51"

DEC center: +9° 57' 32"

Pixel scale: 2.124 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 79.329 degrees

Field radius: 0.909 degrees

Resolution: 2413x1920

Locations: Home pier, Salem, South Carolina, United States

Data source: Backyard


Cone nebula. Testing new filters and efw. I got 16 ha shots. Clouds, cold, and time prevented me from getting enough Oiii and Sii shots. Need to reshoot this subject.



Russell McKenzie
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Cone nebula, 


            Russell McKenzie