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Telescope: Astro-Physics 130 GT Designation:NGC 2264: Cone Nebula with the Christmas Tree cluster and the Fox Fur Nebula. The Chrismas Tree Cluster and the Cone Nebula were both discovered by William Herschel. He found the cluster on January 18, 1784 and the nebula on December 26, 1785. The nebula belongs to a much larger complex, which is currently an active star forming region.
Mount: Astro-Physics AP1600 GTO Constellation: Monoceros
Camera: SBIG STX 16803 with Astrodon Ver. 2 Filters Remotely Imaged With CCD Commander
Guiding:SBIG ST402 Guider Type: Emission Nebula
Exposure Data: Ha 9 hours. Position: R.A. 06 hr 41 min , Dec +09 53
Processed using Maxim data aquisition, PixInsight and PhotoShop image processing Date: January 2017
Data Acquisiton, Reduction and Processing by Jim Janusz Imaging Location: Cave Creek Canyon Observatory