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IC 434

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Sky-Watcher 80 ED pro

Imaging cameras: Canon EOS 550D / Rebel T2i

Mounts: Orion Atlas EQ-G

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Orion Magnificent Mini Autoguider

Focal reducers: Orion Field Flattener

Software: Binary Rivers Backyard EOS  ·  PHD guiding

Filters: Orion SkyGlow 2" Imaging Filter


Dates:Sept. 20, 2012

Frames: 10x300" (50')

Integration: 50'

Avg. Moon age: 4.87 days

Avg. Moon phase: 24.54%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 167249

RA center: 05h41m08s.9

DEC center: -02°2020

Pixel scale: 2.976 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 89.514 degrees

Field radius: 1.292 degrees


Resolution: 620x413

Description

The Horse Head Nebula and the Flame Nebula

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IC 434, 



    
        

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