Object Information

Name: NGC2174
Type: Emission Nebula
Constellation: Orion
Notes: Sometimes called 'The Monkey Head Nebula'
   

Exposure data

Exposure: 20 x 15 minutes = 5 hours
Processing: MaxIm DL & Adobe Photoshop CS3
Telescope: Astro-Physics 130mm f6.3 Starfire EDF GT @ f5.2
Mount: Losmandy G11
Guiding: SBIG ST-4 via a Mini-Borg 60 refractor
Camera: SBIG ST-8300M w/FW5-8300 filter wheel
Camera Temp: -25C
Filters: Astrodon 5nm hydrogen-alpha
Location: Cape Cod Imaging Station - Harwich, Massachusetts
Date: January 16, 2011

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