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NGC2264 The Cone Nebula and Christmas Tree Cluster (HaGB)

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Observer
Dr Ollie Garrett
Time of observation
30/01/2019 - 23:55
Object
NGC2264 The Cone Nebula and Christmas Tree Cluster
Observing location
Dartmoor, UK
Equipment
115mm f7 APO refractor
NEQ6 Mount
SBIG STF-8300M CCD
SX Lodestar and SX OAG
Baader 36mm Ha (7nm), G and B filters
Exposure
Ha: 3x900secs, G: 5x600secs B: 5x600secs
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The result of my second processing sequence. This makes use of the Ha subframes (captured between midnight and 01:30 on the 31st of January) in the red channel to produce a different palette and foreground the huge expanse of Ha emission in this region of the sky.

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