Monkey’s Head Nebula – NGC 2175

Monkey’s Head Nebula
NGC 2175
11/27/2014
Orion
BrewSky Observatory, Casa Grande, AZ
Takahashi Sky90 on Paramount MX unguided, SBig 2000XM Camera/Filter Wheel
−15°C
# Exp (min) Filter Bin Net Time (min)
12 10 Blue 1×1 120
11 10 Red 1×1 110
12 10 Green 1×1 120
10 10 Lum 1×1 100
15 10 HAlpha 1×1 150
Total 10 hr
Calibrated in MaximDL
Processed in PixInsight
used Gerard’s Nebula Enhancement Technique
6400 ly from Earth; the cluster stars appear to be about 2 million years old.

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