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NCG 2264 the Cone and Christmas tree nebula (widefield)

NCG 2264 the Cone and Christmas tree nebula with NGC 2261 (Hubble's variable nebula) in upper right corner.
RBG data: Jan 16, 17 and Jan 19, 2012
H-alpha data: Jan 20, 2012
Constellation: Monoceros
Reflection and emission nebula
Ocala, FL
RGB: 2min subs stacked in DSS for a total of 6 hours and 52 min.
H-alpha: 15 min subs stacked in DSS for a total of 4 hours and 45 min.
6min subs stacked in DSS for a total of 5 hours with AT6RC was blended in with the 80mm EON data using RegiStar.
PS CS5
Orion 80mm EON
Orion 50mm guide scope with SSAG
Canon T1i
Losmandy G-11 with Gemini II
Atronomik 6nm Ha clip filter for Canon EOS
Hutech IDAS Light Pollution Suppression (LPS) Filter

NCG 2264 the Cone and Christmas tree nebula (widefield)