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Cone Nebula Widefield in HA

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About this observation
Observer
Mel Gigg
Time of observation
11/02/2018 - 23:00
Object
Cone Nebula NGC2264
Observing location
Witney Oxfordshire
Equipment
Atik One 6 camera
Samyang 135mm lens
5nm HA Filter
Exposure
10x 15 minutes @ F2.4
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Testing my new 135mm lens and 5nm HA filter combo with the Atik One 6 camera from my light polluted back garden in Witney, I'm very pleased with the result for the total of 2.5 hours of capture.

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Jeremy's picture

Amazing detail, Mel! 

Jeremy

melgigg's picture

Thank you Jeremy

meteorgw's picture

Wow! That really passes the test.

Ray Emery's picture

Cracking stuff. I have been contemplating going down the h-alpha filter route, but my other half may have other opinions! What is the 5nm filter you are using?

- Ray E. -

melgigg's picture

Thanks Ray, I'm using a 1.25” Astrondon 5nm HA filter in the built  filter wheel of the Atik One 6, I also have the 3nm OIII filter and  I'm glad I bought them a few years ago when they were a bit cheaper.

Mel

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