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Horsehead nebula
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Horsehead nebula

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Imaging telescopes or lenses: Meade 5000 80mm f/6

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Orion 80mm ShortTube

Guiding cameras: Orion Starshoot Autoguider

Software: Pixinsight 1.8


Dates:Feb. 16, 2015

Frames: 12x180" (36')

Integration: 36'

Avg. Moon age: 26.65 days

Avg. Moon phase: 9.11%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 548037

RA center: 5h 41' 26"

DEC center: -2° 16' 1"

Pixel scale: 2.469 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 5.202 degrees

Field radius: 1.558 degrees


Resolution: 620x399

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Horsehead nebula, 



    
        

            Fernando