NGC 2170, Stellar Nursery in Monoceros

copyright Robert Gendler 2016

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Two Frame Mosaic LRGB 45 Hours

14.5" RCOS (Ion Milled Optics), STL11000

Image acquired from Moorook Obervatory, Australia

(An affiliation of New Mexico Skies)

Image data acquired remotely using CCDAutoPilot2

RCOS 14.5" RC f/9 Carbon Truss Ritchey-Chrétiens with RCOS Field Flattener / Corrector.

Software Bisque Paramount ME, SBIG STL-11000XM