NGC2237 Rosette nebula

NGC2237 Rosette nebula

16 Jan 2012
Object name: NGC2237 Rosette nebula
Apparent RA: 06 30 54.6  Apparent Dec: +05 02 52
Constellation: Monoceros

Another 350D colour shot with the F5 8inch Skywatcher Newtonian, this time the middle bit of NGC 2237 Rosette Nebula.

The result is quite low in contrast, but I've picked up more than I expected from such a short run of exposures, so I'm happy.

View full sized image of NGC2237 Rosette nebula

Captured in MAxim and processed 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 :

Coma Corrector 9x600s on 200mm @ F5 with 350D

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