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Contains:  IC 435, NGC 2024, NGC 2023, Horsehead nebula, IC 434, IC 432, IC 431, The star Alnitak (ζOri), The star σOri
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The horsehead flame nebula, 


            Oscar Meca
The horsehead flame nebula

The horsehead flame nebula

Technical card

Imaging telescope or lens:TS APO triplet 80mm/480mm

Imaging camera:Canon EOS 1000D Baader BCF

Mount:Advanced VX

Guiding telescope or lens:9x50 mod finder

Guiding camera:QHY5LII Mono

Focal reducer:TS 2" Flattener

Software:Pixinsight LEPhotoshop CS5DSS 3.34

Filter:Astronomik CLS CCD Clip

Resolution: 3878x2545

Dates:Nov. 13, 2015

Frames:Astronomik CLS CCD Clip : 25x600" ISO400

Integration: 4.2 hours

Darks: ~15

Flats: ~20

Bias: ~20

Avg. Moon age: 1.64 days

Avg. Moon phase: 3.02%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 5.00

Temperature: 15.00 job: 861968

RA center: 85.351 degrees

DEC center: -2.225 degrees

Pixel scale: 2.419 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 141.255 degrees

Field radius: 1.559 degrees

Locations: Son Univers Observatory 1.0 (Home´s rooftop), Consell, Mallorca, Balearic Islands, Spain



Oscar Meca
License: None (All rights reserved)


  • Final
    The horsehead flame nebula, 


            Oscar Meca
  • The horsehead flame nebula, 


            Oscar Meca
  • The horsehead flame nebula, 


            Oscar Meca

Sky plot

Sky plot


The horsehead flame nebula, 


            Oscar Meca