Hemisphere:  Southern  ·  Constellation: Orion (Ori)  ·  Contains:  Horsehead nebula  ·  IC 434
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Imaging telescopes or lenses: Astro-Physics 130EDFGT

Imaging cameras: SBIG STT 8300M

Mounts: Astro-Physics Mach1AP GTO with GTOCP3

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Astro-Physics 130EDFGT

Guiding cameras: SBIG STT 8300M

Software: PixInsight 1.8 Processing  ·  The SkyX Pro Camera/Telescope software

Filters: Astrodon Ha 3nm TruColor


Dates:Jan. 10, 2015

Frames: 25x360" (2h 30')

Integration: 2h 30'

Avg. Moon age: 19.55 days

Avg. Moon phase: 76.25%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 556693

RA center: 5h 41' 1"

DEC center: -2° 26' 52"

Pixel scale: 0.675 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 92.634 degrees

Field radius: 0.196 degrees


Resolution: 1240x1680

Locations: Maier Observatory, San Antonio , Texas, United States

Data source: Backyard

Description

Horsehead nebula

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            Christopher Maier