NGC 2467

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DSLR wide-field image

Object data of NGC2467

Object type: Open cluster + emission nebula
Size: 16'
Magnitude: 7.1mag
Constellation: Pup
Distance: 17,000 Ly
Notes: NGC 2467 is an extremely active stellar nursery glowing in deep reddish tones in the southern constellation of Puppis.

Exposure data

Date: 2014-03-02 until 2014-03-05
Location: Hacienda Los Andes / Chile (1100m)
Telescope: Astro-Physics 175mm f/8 Starfire EDF with f/8.3 CCD field flattener
Camera: FLI PL29050 with Astrodon filters
Binning: L 1x1 / RGB 1x1
Mount: Astro-Physics AP1200GTO
Exposure time: L 29x8min / R 6x8min / G 6x8min / B 6x8min
Exposure time total: 6h16min
Notes: Image acquisition by CEDIC team (Christoph Kaltseis, Bernhard Hubl, Wolfgang Leitner and Herbert Walter)

Image processing by Christoph Kaltseis