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Contains:  48 sig Ori, 50 zet Ori, Alnitak, B33, Flame Nebula, Horsehead nebula, IC 431, IC 432, IC 434, IC 435, IC431, IC432, IC434, IC435, NGC 2023, NGC 2024, NGC2023, NGC2024, Orion, Orion B, Sh2-277, The star Alnitak (ζOri), The star σOri, VdB51
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Horsehead and Flame Nebula, 


            Michael J. Mangieri
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Horsehead and Flame Nebula

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Celestron EdgeHD 1100  ·  Starizona Hyperstar lll lens

Imaging cameras: Canon 50d

Mounts: Celestron CGEM DX Hypertuned

Focal reducers: Starizona HyperStar 3

Software: Corel Paintshop Pro  ·  Stark Labs Nebulosity 3.1.8  ·  PixInsight

Filters: Orion SkyGlow Imaging Filter

Dates:Feb. 13, 2015

Frames:Orion SkyGlow Imaging Filter: 60x30" ISO800 bin 1x1

Integration: 0.5 hours

Darks: ~30

Flats: ~50

Bias: ~100

Avg. Moon age: 23.47 days

Avg. Moon phase: 36.10%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 5.00

Mean SQM: 19.62

Temperature: -6.00 job: 3447379

RA center: 5h 40' 44"

DEC center: -2° 15' 33"

Pixel scale: 1.733 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -88.237 degrees

Field radius: 1.378 degrees

Resolution: 4770x3177

Locations: Mikey's Place, Reisterstown, Maryland, United States


Horsehead nebula with Hyperstar
Updated by stacking with PixInsight and post processing with PI and PSP.



Michael J. Mangieri
License: None (All rights reserved)


  • Horsehead and Flame Nebula, 


            Michael J. Mangieri
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    Horsehead and Flame Nebula, 


            Michael J. Mangieri

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Horsehead and Flame Nebula, 


            Michael J. Mangieri