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Rosetta Nebula

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Rosetta Rosetta

The Rosetta Nebula, also known as Cadwell 49, and sometimes referred to as NGC 2244, although that actually refers to the open cluster in the nebula. The nebula is located in the constellation of Monoceros at a distance of 5,200 lightyears.

Imaged with the ED80cft 80 mm refractor and ZWO 1600 mono camera using Ha, and RGB filers.

 

Additional Info

  • Constellation: Monoceros
  • Right Ascension: 06h 33m 45s
  • Declination: +04° 59′ 54″
  • Distance (Lightyears): 5,200
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