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Contains:  Horsehead nebula, IC 431, IC 432, IC 434, IC 435, NGC 1990, NGC 2023, NGC 2024, Part of the constellation Orion (Ori), The star Alnilam (εOri), The star Alnitak (ζOri), The star σOri

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    IC434 in HaLRGB, 


            Craig Prost
    IC434 in HaLRGB
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    IC434 in HaLRGB

    Technical card

    Dates:Oct. 25, 2013Nov. 11, 2013

    Ha 3nm: 5x900"
    Astrodon True Balance LRGB E-Series Gen2 LRGB Astrodon: 12x300"
    Astrodon True Balance LRGB E-Series Gen2 LRGB Astrodon: 16x900"

    Integration: 6.2 hours

    Avg. Moon age: 14.76 days

    Avg. Moon phase: 63.79%

    Basic astrometry details job: 473640

    RA center: 5h 39' 55"

    DEC center: -2° 14' 42"

    Pixel scale: 2.059 arcsec/pixel

    Orientation: 90.046 degrees

    Field radius: 1.593 degrees

    Resolution: 4060x3816


    Reprocessed some data from last year captured with the club's CCA-250. It was an exceptionally clear night in Central IL when the color data was taken considering the observatory sits in a yellow zone.
    (Prairie Sky Observatory is owned by our local club, Twin City Amateur Astronomers)



    Craig Prost
    License: None (All rights reserved)

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    IC434 in HaLRGB, 


            Craig Prost