NGC 2261

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20040129 NGC2261

Description:

 Hubble Variable Nebula, NGC 2261, is located above the arrow at the bottom right.

The image at the bottom left is a Digitized Sky Survey image of the Hubble Variable Nebula.

I had originally cropped this out of the bottom right corner on the preceding NGC 2264 image, when I realized it was there, I realigned the images on this.


Constellation that it's located in: Monoceros


Imaging Site: My back-yard in San Diego, Ca.


For more information on the Hubble Variable Nebula:

Wikipedia


Date: 29 Jan 2004

Scope and f/: Takahashi FSQ-106N

Mount: Didn't record.

Guiding: Didn't record.

Camera: Canon 10D at ISO 1600.

Camera temperature: N/A

Camera binning: N/A

Number of sub-images and exposure: Sixty 240-second exposures.

Filters: Parks Light Pollution Filter.

Image Calibration: Dark.

Planning, control, capture and processing with: ImagesPlus and Photoshop.




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