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Date/Location February 12, 2012 KEASA Observatory, Barking Sands, Kauai, Hawaii
Camera and Settings SBIG ST-2000XCM CCD Camera -10°C
Telescope Stellarvue SV102 102 mm f/6.3 apochromatic refractor (using a 0.8x FR/FF)
Mount Orion Atlas
Exposure 30 minutes (3 x 10 min)
Processing CCDOpts, Images Plus 3.0, Photoshop
Other Open cluster in the Constellation Puppis. Mag. 7.1, 14 arcmin in size. The bright star to the left of the cluster is OR Puppis. The nebula is colocated within the cluster.
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