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NGC 2359, Thor's Helmet, IDAS LPS-V3 nebula filter

NGC 2359, Thor's Helmet


Date: March 9, 2008

Telescope: Celestron 8 XLT f/2 on CGE mount

Camera: Starlight Xpress SXV-H9C

Exposure: 13 5-min subframes (65 min total) guided with Meade DSI pro and piggybacked Meade DSX-90 at f/13.8 using PHD Guiding.

Comments: HyperStar 3 lens, Baader IDAS LPS-V3 nebula filter




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