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Contains:  NGC 2024, NGC 2023, The star Alnitak (ζOri)
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NGC 2024 - The Flame nebula, 


            Lorenzo Siciliano
NGC 2024 - The Flame nebula

NGC 2024 - The Flame nebula

Technical card

Imaging telescope or lens:Skywatcher Equinox 120ED

Imaging camera:SBIG ST8XME

Mount:Synta EQ6

Filter:Custom Scientific LRGB filter set (1.25")

Accessories:SBIG CFW 10SBIG AO8

Resolution: 1482x955

Dates:Dec. 13, 2014

Blue: 3x200" bin 2x2
Green: 3x200" bin 2x2
Custom Scientific Luminance: 20x180" bin 1x1
Red: 3x200" bin 2x2

Integration: 1.5 hours

Avg. Moon age: 21.23 days

Avg. Moon phase: 59.75% job: 495753

RA center: 5h 41' 45"

DEC center: -1° 55' 37"

Pixel scale: 2.055 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 135.493 degrees

Field radius: 0.503

Locations: Balcone di casa, Potenza, Basilicata, Italy


Just for fun from my heavily light polluted home balcony.



Lorenzo Siciliano
License: None (All rights reserved)

Sky plot

Sky plot


NGC 2024 - The Flame nebula, 


            Lorenzo Siciliano

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