Nebulae in Monoceros

NGC 2244 - The Rosette Nebula

3/21/2022

Taken under a full moon, the Rosette Nebula is 5,219 light years away.

Telescope / lens Skywatcher 250 PDS
Camera ZWO 1600MM
Mount CEM 120
Integration 6 hours

IC2169 - Blue Reflection Nebula

1/6/2022

The Jellyfish Nebula is the remnant of a massive supernova explosion that occurred between 3000 and 30,000 years ago. Located about 5000 light years away it is almost double the moons apparent diameter in the sky. 

Telescope / lens Skywatcher 250 PDS
Camera ZWO 2600MC
Mount CEM 120
Integration 7 hours 54 mins