Cone Nebula, NGC2264
Cone Nebula is an emission Nebula in the constellation of Monoceros. It is 2,600 light years away from our Earth. The Cone nebula is the nebulasity surronding Christmas Tree Cluster. It is a relatively faint nebula. It is popular photograph target in Japan. Cone Nebula was discovered by Wiliam Hershel in 1785.
Optics: Takahashi Epsilon160, EM200 Mount
Camera: ST-2000XM, Astronomik Type2C LRGB filter
Exposure: L=20minx8, RGB=10minx3
Software: Stellaimage5, PhotoshopCS
Location: Totsukawa village, Nara Prefecture, 2005
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