NGC 2264 - Cone Nebula

Monoceros

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Cone Nebula

NGC 2264 - Cone Nebula - North is Up
Date: Jan 07,8,9, 2007 Time: 01:30 CDT Location: Haltom City Tx
Instrument: 253mm F/6 Newtonian Mount: AP1200GTO Guiding: STL - Internal Guide Chip
Extra Hardware: Televue Paracorr Seeing: Good Transparency: Good
Camera: SBIG STL11K Filter Wheel: Internal Filter: AstroDon 6nm Ha
Exposure: 12 x 1800 Seconds Ha Camera Control: MaximDL 4.11 Processing: MaximDL,Sigma-Reject, PSCS

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Image Center: RA 06h 41m 07s, Dec 09d 57m 24s, Pos Angle +87d 05'
Effective Focal Length 1754.7 mm ~ 1.06" per Pixel
Notes: Variable Winds. Temp ~40 Degrees F. Guiding was ~ 1 arc second
Image Data captured completely under computer control using ACP