NGC 2264 Cone Nebula

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NGC 2264

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Object: NGC 2264 Cone Nebula - Constellation Monoceros

Distance: 2600 light years

Date(s) Taken: Various Dates from Jan 19 through Feb 10, 2006

Telescope: Orion XT - 10

Camera: ST 2000 XM, Operating at -25 deg C sensor temperature

Exposures: 5.5 hours total duration

8 Luminance- 10 Minute Images binned 1x1

9 Red - 10 Minute Images binned 1x1

8 Green - 10 Minute Images binned 1x1

9 Blue - 10 Minute Images binned 1x1

 

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NGC 2264 Cone Nebula

Brook Mar Observatory

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