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Contains:  NGC 2237, NGC 2238, NGC 2239, NGC 2246, Rosette A, Rosette B, Rosette Nebula, The star 12Mon
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Rosette Nebula, 


Rosette Nebula
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Rosette Nebula

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Takahashi FS102NSV

Imaging cameras: SBIG STF8300M

Mounts: Astro-Physics Mach1GTO

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Takahashi FS102NSV

Guiding cameras: QHYCCD QHY5L-II mono

Focal reducers: Takahashi TAO-130R

Software: PixInsight  ·  Sequence Generator Pro  ·  PHD2

Filters: Astrodon OIII 3nm 36mm  ·  Astrodon LRGB Generation 2 Tru-Balance  ·  Astrodon SII 5nm 36 mm  ·  AstroDon Ha 5nm 36mm

Accessory: Starlight Xpress Slimline OAG  ·  Starlight Xpress SX USB Filter Wheel 7x36mm  ·  Starizona MicroTouch Autofocuser

Dates:Jan. 5, 2015Jan. 18, 2015Jan. 19, 2015Jan. 25, 2015Jan. 28, 2015

AstroDon Ha 5nm 36mm: 24x1200" -20C bin 1x1
Astrodon LRGB Generation 2 Tru-Balance: 39x240" -15C bin 1x1
Astrodon OIII 3nm 36mm: 13x2400" -20C bin 1x1
Astrodon SII 5nm 36 mm: 12x1800" -15C bin 1x1

Integration: 25.3 hours

Avg. Moon age: 16.97 days

Avg. Moon phase: 40.51%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 8.00

Basic astrometry details job: 3603304

RA center: 6h 31' 36"

DEC center: +5° 1' 1"

Pixel scale: 1.810 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 270.293 degrees

Field radius: 1.039 degrees

Resolution: 3302x2482

Locations: Backyard, Sugar Land, TX, United States

Data source: Backyard


Some of my 2015 data that I reprocessed after completing Adam Block's PixInsight Fundamentals Videos. This data was worth a reprocess but I wanted to wait until I was more proficient with PI.



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Rosette Nebula,