Re: NGC 2366

Bernard Miller
 

Dan,

 

Beautiful image. It reminds me a little of Coddington’s Nebula.

 

Bernard

 

 

From: DarkSkyNewMexico@groups.io On Behalf Of Dan Crowson
Sent: Monday, December 30, 2019 2:09 PM
To: 'Dan Crowson' <dcrowson@...>
Subject: [DarkSkyNewMexico] NGC 2366

 

NGC 2366 (UGC 3851, PGC 21102 and others) is an Im (irregular without spiral structure) galaxy located approximately 11 million light-years away in Camelopardalis.

 

NGC 2363 (UGC 3847, PGC 93088 and others) is another irregular galaxy just to the right (west) of the bright HII region of NGC 2366.

 

Luminance – 24x600s – 240 minutes – binned 1x1

RGB – 8x300s – 40 minutes each – binned 2x2

 

360 minutes total exposure – 6 hours

 

Imaged December 2nd, 20th and 29th, 2019 from Dark Sky New Mexico at Rancho Hidalgo (Animas, New Mexico) with a SBIG STF-8300M on an Astro-Tech AT12RCT at f/8 2432mm.

 

LRGB - https://www.flickr.com/photos/dcrowson/49301196677/sizes/l/

 

Dan

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