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Horse Head Nebula with Flame Strip, 



    
        

            Jeff Clayton
Horse Head Nebula with Flame Strip
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Horse Head Nebula with Flame Strip

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: Nebulosity 3.1  ·  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: 418928

RA center: 5h 41' 20"

DEC center: -2° 13' 40"

Pixel scale: 3.363 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 98.507 degrees

Field radius: 0.832 degrees


Resolution: 620x224

Description

The Horse Head Nebula and Flame Nebula strip.

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Horse Head Nebula with Flame Strip, 



    
        

            Jeff Clayton