NGC246 The Skull Nebula





IMAGE INFORMATION OBJECT INFORMATION
Telescope C9.25 on AP1200GTO Designation NGC246
Focal Length F/5.8 1365mm Position RA:00h47m03s Dec:-1152'
Guiding eFinder & SBIG guidehead Type Planetary Nebula
Control MaximDL Magnitude 8
CCD Camera SBIG ST2000XM Size 4'.6 x 4'.1
Image Scale 1.12 arcsec Distance 2100 Light Years
Filters AstroDon LRGB Constellation Cetus
Exposures 12 x 5min 1x1, 8 x 4min ea RGB    
Calibration Flats, Bias only    
Software MaximDL, Photoshop CS2    
Date Peach State Star Gaze Sept 2008    
imaged at DeerLick astronomy village