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


            Dennis Johnston
Horse head Nebula
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Horse head Nebula

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Basic astrometry details job: 1522517

RA center: 5h 41' 8"

DEC center: -1° 57' 21"

Pixel scale: 18.457 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 86.231 degrees

Field radius: 1.972 degrees

Resolution: 640x427

Data source: Backyard


First real attempt at imaging. Taken over one night .



Dennis Johnston
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Horse head Nebula, 


            Dennis Johnston