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NGC 2359 Thor's Helmet

NGC2359 Thor's Helmet
Emission nebula in Canis Major
~15,000 light years distant
January 21 and 24, 2012
Ocala, FL
360 sec. exposure stacked in DSS for a total of 6 hours.
PS CS5
AT6RC
Orion 50mm guide scope with SSAG
Canon T1i (modded)
Losmandy G 11 with Gemini II
Hutech IDAS Light Pollution Suppression (LPS) Filter

NGC 2359 Thor's Helmet