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broca
2013-Jun-05, 07:49 PM
NGC 2264 the Cone and Fox Fur nebula (http://coatesastrophotography.com/p840667703/h5292bf34#h5292bf34) is a diffuse, dark and emission nebula ~2,700 light years from Earth, located in the constellation Monoceros.
Imaged January 14 and January 16, 2013 from Ocala, Florida.
RGB data: 6 minute exposure (each channel) stacked in DSS for a total of 3 hours
Ha data: 15minute exposure stacked in DSS for a total of 4 hours.
Click here for Ha image (http://coatesastrophotography.com/p870653602/h52947d9c#h52947d9c).
PS CS5
Orion 80mm EON
Orion 50mm guide scope with SSAG
QSI 683ws
Losmandy G-11 with Gemini II
7nm Baader Ha filter
http://coatesastrophotography.com/img/s8/v75/p1385348916-3.jpg (http://coatesastrophotography.com/p840667703/h5292bf34#h5292bf34)