Christmas Tree Cluster and surrounding Nebulae in HST

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Chris Heapy

Macclesfield

Scope: Televue NP127is
CCD: Moravian G4-1600
Filters: Chroma 3nM Ha, OIII and SII
Mount: 10-Micron GM2000HPS-II
Guide: unguided
Data: 12x1200s Ha, 10x1800s OIII, 12x1200s SII

This is a narrow-band image centred on the Christmas Tree Cluster in Monoceros containing The Cone nebula, Fox Fur Nebula, and left of upper-centre the small Hubble’s Variable Nebula.

2016-12-29T00:00:00

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