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Horse Head Nebula Region, 



    
        

            Andre Moutinho
Horse Head Nebula Region
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Horse Head Nebula Region, 



    
        

            Andre Moutinho
Horse Head Nebula Region
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Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Newton Telescope 200/f4

Imaging cameras: Canon 350D mod

Mounts: Losmandy G11

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Newton Telescope 200/f4

Guiding cameras: Meade DSI Pro

Software: Chris Venter DSLR Focus  ·  Photoshop CS4  ·  MaximDL 5

Accessory: Baader Planetarium MPCC coma correcteur  ·  Lumicon 2" OAG


Dates:Sept. 6, 2008

Frames: 19x120" (38')

Integration: 38'

Avg. Moon age: 6.41 days

Avg. Moon phase: 39.77%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 686694

RA center: 05h41m46s

DEC center: -02°1536

Pixel scale: 5.641 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 85.859 degrees

Field radius: 0.941 degrees


Resolution: 1000x666

Locations: Cunha, Cunha, SP, Brazil

Description

Field rotation due to polar missalignmet in left upper corner

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Horse Head Nebula Region, 



    
        

            Andre Moutinho