NGC2237 Rosette nebula

NGC2237 Rosette nebula

10 Feb 2010
Object name: NGC2237 Rosette nebula
Apparent RA: 06 30 54.6  Apparent Dec: +05 02 52
Constellation: Monoceros

After the B33 image I decided to take some unbinned frames in the middle part of the Rosette Nebula. Some strange noise problem means I had to do quite a lot of smoothing in the processing. This is an interesting region where there is a lot going on!

View full sized image of NGC2237 Rosette nebula

Captured in ArtemisCapture, calibrated in ImagetoolsCa, combined in maxim, thuggery in photoshop

This image was autoguided using my homemade off axis guider and my black and white SC1 webcam.

Imaged with my homemade telescope mount

Exposure Details :

Astrodon 6nm Ha MPCC 10x600s on 200mm @ F5 with ART285

Curdridge Observatory, Southampton,UK