Hemisphere:  Southern  ·  Constellation: Orion (Ori)  ·  Contains:  Horsehead nebula  ·  IC 434  ·  IC 435  ·  NGC 2023
Horse Head Nebula, 



    
        

            Jeff Clayton
Horse Head Nebula
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Horse Head Nebula

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Orion USA ED80T CF

Imaging cameras: QHY8L OSC

Mounts: Orion Atlas EQ-G

Focal reducers: Orion Field Flattener for Small Refractors

Software: ProDigital Software Astronomy Tools  ·  EZCap  ·  Photo Shop

Accessory: Orion Mini 50mm Guide Scope with Helical focuser mini 50mm guide scope


Dates:Aug. 23, 2014

Frames: 7x420"

Integration: 0.8 hours

Avg. Moon age: 27.65 days

Avg. Moon phase: 3.95%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 351991

RA center: 5h 41' 6"

DEC center: -2° 27' 36"

Pixel scale: 3.367 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 77.658 degrees

Field radius: 0.700 degrees


Resolution: 620x830

Description

Horse Head Nebula Portrait

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Horse Head Nebula, 



    
        

            Jeff Clayton