2264 (Cone Nebula) and surroundings (image is reduced-size | other sizes:
2,700 light years
Takahashi FS-60C @ f/6.2
Takahashi EM200 Temma II
QSI 540wsg @ -15C
Astrodon Ha (3nm), Astrodon Tru-Balance I-Series LRGB Gen
11x20min Ha, 4x5min L (bin1x1); 3x5min
ea RGB (bin2x2); AstroArt5, CS4 (slightly cropped, 10xdarks/flats/fdarks/bias)
26,29 January 2017 - Las Cruces, NM Published as Astronomy Magazine Picture
of the Day, 12 Feb 18 (screenshot).
Published in BBC
Sky at Night Magazine, Apr 2017 online gallery (screenshot).
Imaged over 2 nights. This image is LHaRGB, where Ha was used in combination with
Luminance and Ha:R (80:20) was used for the Red channel.