NGC 2163  -  wide field

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Object identification (6.4MB)

Image with 12" Newtonian (f=1120mm)

Object data of NGC2163

Object type: Reflection nebula
Size: 3'x2'
Magnitude: 14 mag
Constellation: Ori
Distance: 2,200 Ly
Notes: NGC 2163 is a bipolar reflection nebula in constellation Orion.

Exposure data

Date: 2020-11-17 until 2021-03-06 (7 nights)
Location: Nussbach / Austria (400m)
Telescope: Vixen FL55SS with flattener (f=312mm)
Camera: Nikon Z6 (ISO 400)
Mount: ASA DDM85
Exposure time: 110x6min
Exposure time total: 11h00min