Hemisphere:  Southern  ·  Constellation: Orion (Ori)  ·  Contains:  Horsehead nebula  ·  IC 434  ·  IC 435  ·  NGC 2023  ·  NGC 2024  ·  The star Alnitak (ζOri)  ·  The star σOri
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IC 434 Horsehead nebula in widefield, 



    
        

            Francois Theriault
IC 434 Horsehead nebula in widefield
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IC 434 Horsehead nebula in widefield

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IC 434 Horsehead nebula in widefield, 



    
        

            Francois Theriault
IC 434 Horsehead nebula in widefield
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IC 434 Horsehead nebula in widefield

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: AstroTech AT72ED

Imaging cameras: SBIG ST8300M

Mounts: CGEM

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Orion Mini 50mm Guide Scope

Guiding cameras: Starshoot Autoguider

Software: Neat Image Pro  ·  Stark Labs Nebulosity 4.0  ·  Sequence Generator Pro  ·  PixInsight 1.8 Ripley

Filters: Baader Planetarium Ha 36mm  ·  Baader Planetariun LRGB filter set

Accessory: SBIG FW8-8300 Filter Wheel


Dates:Feb. 22, 2016

Frames:
Blue: 12x300" (1h) bin 2x2
Green: 10x300" (50') bin 2x2
Ha: 22x300" (1h 50') bin 1x1
Red: 11x300" (55') bin 2x2
UV/IR Lum: 12x300" (1h) bin 1x1

Integration: 5h 35'

Avg. Moon age: 14.52 days

Avg. Moon phase: 99.93%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 977283

RA center: 5h 40' 57"

DEC center: -2° 23' 27"

Pixel scale: 1.425 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 93.801 degrees

Field radius: 1.350 degrees


Resolution: 4167x5405

Locations: Genesis Observatory, Moncton, New Brunswick, Canada

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IC 434 Horsehead nebula in widefield, 



    
        

            Francois Theriault