The Monkey's Head | Robert Walls

Robert Walls
Location of photo
Huntsville, AL
Date/Time of photo
March 2008
Starlight SXV-H9 camera through Astronomik LHaRGB filters in a FLI wheel, Televue Flattener/Reducer on a Orion 80ED, using a pier mounted Celestron CGE mount guided with the SXV guide head in a StellarVue AT1010
This is a photo of NGC2174, the Monkey's Head nebula. Also included are the star clusters NGC2175 and 2175s, and the bright nebular region IC2159 near the frame center.
All comments must follow the Sky & Telescope Terms of Use and will be moderated prior to posting. Please be civil in your comments. Sky & Telescope reserves the right to use the comments we receive, in whole or in part, and to use the commenter’s username, in any medium. See also the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy.