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Flame and Horsehead Nebulas, 



    
        

            Robert Engberg
Flame and Horsehead Nebulas
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Flame and Horsehead Nebulas

Getting plate-solving status, please wait...
Flame and Horsehead Nebulas, 



    
        

            Robert Engberg
Flame and Horsehead Nebulas
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Flame and Horsehead Nebulas

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Tamron 70-200mm f/2.8

Imaging cameras: Canon 60D AstroModified

Mounts: iOptron SkyTracker v2

Software: Pleiades Astrophoto PixInsight 1.8 Ripley  ·  Deepskystacker 3.3.4


Dates:Oct. 2, 2016

Frames: 127x58" (2h 2' 46")

Integration: 2h 2' 46"

Avg. Moon age: 1.36 days

Avg. Moon phase: 2.09%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 1342456

RA center: 5h 41' 11"

DEC center: -2° 9' 32"

Pixel scale: 4.566 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 138.116 degrees

Field radius: 1.267 degrees


Resolution: 1431x1395

Data source: Backyard

Description

Cropped in and processed this group separately from the Orion Nebula this time.

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Flame and Horsehead Nebulas, 



    
        

            Robert Engberg