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Contains:  Horsehead nebula, IC 431, IC 432, IC 434, NGC 2023, NGC 2024, The star Alnitak (ζOri), The star σOri
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Horsehead and Flame, 



    
        

            Azaghal
Horsehead and Flame
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Horsehead and Flame

Technical card

Imaging telescope or lens:SkyWatcher 150/750

Imaging camera:Canon EOS Rebel XSi

Software:O'Telescope BackyardEOS

Filter:Astronomik Clip CLS CCD


Dates:Nov. 25, 2014

Frames: 41x120"

Integration: 1.4 hours

Avg. Moon age: 3.14 days

Avg. Moon phase: 10.76%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 422347

RA center: 5h 40' 50"

DEC center: -1° 59' 42"

Pixel scale: 1.426 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 101.944 degrees

Field radius: 0.984 degrees


Resolution: 4140x2744

Locations: Maison, Laval, Québec, Canada

Description

Horsehead and flame nebulaes from my backyard in heavy light pollution. First clear night in a few weeks, but the wind was horrible with gusts around 60km/h. I guess it was a little stupid to attempt 120s shots. Only 41 on 54 were used. My focus seems to be a little off...

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