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Contains:  IC 435, NGC 2024, NGC 2023, Horsehead nebula, IC 434, IC 432, IC 431, IC 426, NGC 1990, IC 423, The star Alnitak (ζOri), The star σOri, The star Alnilam (εOri), The star Mintaka (δOri), Part of the constellation Orion (Ori)
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Horsehead Nebula, IC 434 and Flame Nebula (NGC 2024), 





    
        

            JMDean
Horsehead Nebula, IC 434 and Flame Nebula (NGC 2024)

Horsehead Nebula, IC 434 and Flame Nebula (NGC 2024)

Technical card

Resolution: 1593x1054

Dates:Dec. 8, 2015

Frames: 50x60"

Integration: 0.8 hours

Avg. Moon age: 26.76 days

Avg. Moon phase: 8.44%

Astrometry.net job: 880308

RA center: 84.776 degrees

DEC center: -1.772 degrees

Pixel scale: 10.399 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -176.450 degrees

Field radius: 2.758 degrees

Description

Playing around with an Astrotrac, it is quite amazing what can be recorded in just 60 second frames. Taken at ISO 3200. Definitely one for the CCD next.

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Horsehead Nebula, IC 434 and Flame Nebula (NGC 2024), 





    
        

            JMDean