Hemisphere:  Southern  ·  Constellation: Orion (Ori)  ·  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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Horsehead Nebula, 



    
        

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Horsehead Nebula
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Horsehead Nebula

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Horsehead Nebula, 



    
        

            Kevin Parker
Horsehead Nebula
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Horsehead Nebula

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Kson ED80

Imaging cameras: Pentax K-x

Mounts: Tasco EQ-2

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Mizar 68mm Guidescope

Focal reducers: Orion Field Flattener

Filters: Baader Semi-APO  ·  Lumicon Deep Sky 2"


Dates:July 29, 2012

Frames: 40x180" (2h)

Integration: 2h

Avg. Moon age: 10.79 days

Avg. Moon phase: 83.16%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 100510

RA center: 05h40m13s

DEC center: -02°1550

Pixel scale: 2.585 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 87.738 degrees

Field radius: 1.744 degrees


Resolution: 4064x2664

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Horsehead Nebula, 



    
        

            Kevin Parker