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T61 - Head & Shoulders Nebula - CMA
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T61 - Head & Shoulders Nebula - CMA

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Thick "V" shape with attached H II bubble illuminated by a 10.4 magnitude star. Very Nice!

Object Information

Name T61 - Head & Shoulders Nebula - CMA
Type Nebula
Constellation Canis Major
Catalogue NGC 2359

Acquisition / Processing

Exposure All TAAS Objects:
FOV = About 1 degree in width
All faint objects are L - 6 x 600 sec Bin 1 = 1 Hr.
All bright objects are L - 6 x 300 sec Bin 1 - 0.5 Hr.
Telescope AP 160 @ 7.7
Camera SBIG STF-8300
Camera Temp -25ÂșC
Guiding SBIG SG4 / AP 105
Mount AP 900GTO
Filters Astrodon-Gen 2 LRGB
Location San Pedro Creek, NM
Date Febuary 16, 2013

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