Object Information

Name: NGC2264 - The Cone Nebula, Christmas Tree Cluster & Fox Fur Nebula
Type: Emission, Reflection & Dark Nebula
Constellation: Monoceros

Exposure data

Exposure: 16 x 15 minutes = 4 hours
Processing: MaxIm DL & Adobe Photoshop CS3
Telescope: Astro-Physics 130mm f6.3 Starfire EDF GT @ f5.0
Mount: Losmandy G11
Guiding: SBIG ST-4 via a Mini-Borg 60 refractor
Camera: SBIG ST-8E NABG w/CFW-8 filter wheel
Camera Temp: -20C
Filters: Baader 7nm Hydrogen-Alpha
Location: Cape Cod Imaging Station - Harwich, Massachusetts
Date: January 31, 2009
Notes: Night was very transparent & dry (low humidity) - air temp 22F

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