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Horsehead Nebula, 



    
        

            Jaladhi Mehta
Horsehead Nebula
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Horsehead Nebula

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Canon 70-200mm f/4 L

Imaging cameras: Canon 70D

Mounts: IOptron Skytracker v2

Filters: Astronomik CLS clip filter


Dates:Dec. 22, 2014

Frames: 28x90"

Integration: 0.7 hours

Avg. Moon age: 0.47 days

Avg. Moon phase: 0.25%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 796945

RA center: 5h 41' 12"

DEC center: -2° 23' 42"

Pixel scale: 4.325 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 99.362 degrees

Field radius: 1.124 degrees


Resolution: 620x465

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Horsehead Nebula, 



    
        

            Jaladhi Mehta