The Eye of the Rosette | David Rosenthal

David Rosenthal
Location of photo
Coyle Field, NJ
Date/Time of photo
01.24.2009, 7:00PM EST - 10:00PM EST
Self Modified 400D, ED80 + WO 0.8X FR/FF Type II 25*300 second ISO 800 Exposures SVP Mount guided with DSI Pro and PHD Guiding Calibrated [30D|30B|30F] and Sigma Clip Stacked in Maxim DL 5 Processed in PSCS3 with Noel Carboni's Actions & GradientXTerminator
The Rosette Nebula is a large, circular H II region located near one end of a giant molecular cloud in the Monoceros region of the Milky Way Galaxy. The open cluster NGC 2244 is closely associated with the nebulosity, the stars of the cluster having been formed from the nebula's matter.
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