NGC2174 Monkey Nebula

NGC 2174 is an H II emission nebula located in the constellation Orion and is associated with the open star cluster NGC 2175. It is thought to be located about 6400 light-years away from earth. The nebula may have formed through hierarchical collapse

Photo Details

  Telescope: CFF92 apo (at 420 mm)

  Camera: Asi2600 mm p

  Mount: AP Mach1

  Guiding: Off-axis Lodestar

  Exposure: HSO 24x10min,7x20min,9x20min each

  When: Feb 2022

  Other information: Taken in the city of Tarnów

NGC2174 Monkey Nebula
NGC2174 Monkey Nebula

Photo Details

  Telescope: FSQ106EDX (530 mm) Takahashi

  Camera: Sbig ST-2000XM, Filter wheel, Baader 1.25" HaLRGB filters

  Mount: NJP Takahashi

  Guiding: Self-guided

  Exposure: Ha 4.5h RGB 2h

  When: January 2010

  Other information: good transparency, good seeing


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