Celestial hemisphere:  Southern  ·  Constellation: Orion (Ori)  ·  Contains:  Horsehead nebula  ·  IC 434  ·  IC 435  ·  NGC 2023  ·  NGC 2024  ·  The star Alnitak (ζOri)
HorseHead and Friends, 



    
        

            Bruce Feagle
HorseHead and Friends
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HorseHead and Friends

HorseHead and Friends, 



    
        

            Bruce Feagle
HorseHead and Friends
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HorseHead and Friends

Acquisition details

Frames:
12×600(2h)
Integration:
2h

Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 935215

RA center: 05h41m14s.4

DEC center: -02°3003

Pixel scale: 2.400 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 85.293 degrees

Field radius: 1.079 degrees

Resolution: 2726x1746

File size: 2.8 MB

Locations: Bruce Feagle, Palm Desert, CALIFORNIA, United States

Description

This beauty requires a little dancing to get. Passes through a series of tall palm trees in my front yard. They never bothered me before now... :/ The flare came from dew that had appeared before I realized it. Dew is rarely an issue around here.

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HorseHead and Friends, 



    
        

            Bruce Feagle