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Contains:  Horsehead nebula, IC 431, IC 432, IC 434, NGC 2023, NGC 2024, The star Alnitak (ζOri)
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Horsehead and flame nebulae, 



    
        

            Azaghal
Horsehead and flame nebulae
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Horsehead and flame nebulae

Technical card

Imaging telescope or lens:SkyWatcher 150/750

Imaging camera:Canon EOS Rebel XSi

Mount:SkyWatcher EQ6-SynScan

Guiding telescope or lens:Orion 50 mm Guide Scope

Guiding camera:Orion StarShoot

Software:O'Telescope BackyardEOSPHD 2

Filter:Astronomik Clip CLS CCD


Dates:Nov. 25, 2014Nov. 10, 2015

Frames:
Astronomik Clip CLS CCD: 54x120" ISO1600
Astronomik Clip CLS CCD: 18x300" ISO1600

Integration: 3.3 hours

Avg. Moon age: 15.77 days

Avg. Moon phase: 6.10%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 843201

RA center: 5h 41' 8"

DEC center: -2° 1' 55"

Pixel scale: 1.427 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 102.108 degrees

Field radius: 0.871 degrees


Resolution: 3806x2198

Locations: Maison, Laval, Québec, Canada

Description

Horsehead and flame nebulae, from my backyard in heavy light pollution. Once again, this is combined data from last year (108 mins) and a few days ago (90 mins)...

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Clear skies everyone!

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