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Observation by Paul Curtis: The Rosette Nebula by Paul Curtis

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Observer

Paul Curtis

Observed

2013 Feb 24 - 10:22

Uploaded

2013 Feb 24 - 10:22

Objects

NGC2239
NGC2237
NGC2246

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Constellation

Monoceros

Field centre

RA: 06h31m
Dec: +04°59'
Position angle: +1°29'

Field size

2°25' × 1°37'

Title

The Rosette Nebula by Paul Curtis

About this image
The Rosette nebula is in Monoceros and nicely placed for viewing right now. The image was taken by BAA Member Paul Curtis from his home near Andover using an 80mm Meade APO refractor and a modified Canon 1100D camera. The exposure was 20 minutes at iso1600, processed in Astroart and Paint Shop Pro.
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