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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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Horsehead Nebula and Flame Nebula, 


            Dean Salman
Horsehead Nebula and Flame Nebula

Horsehead Nebula and Flame Nebula

Technical card

Resolution: 3641x2426 job: 875482

RA center: 85.278 degrees

DEC center: -2.268 degrees

Pixel scale: 2.398 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 111.137 degrees

Field radius: 1.457 degrees

Locations: Kitt Peak National Observatory, Sells, ARIZONA, United States


Canon 60Da for 75 minutes at 300 seconds using FSQ 106 on a Software Bisque ME II, no guiding was needed because protracking was turned on the mount.



Dean Salman
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Sky plot

Sky plot


Horsehead Nebula and Flame Nebula, 


            Dean Salman