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IC 434 Horsehead Nebula

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IC 434 Horsehead Nebula

Equipment

Imaging Telescopes Or Lenses
Canon EF 400mm f/5.6L USM
Imaging Cameras
Canon EOS 70Da
Mounts
Star Adventurer
Filters
Astronomik CLS-CCD Clip Filter
Software
Pleiades Astrophoto PixInsight · Adobe Lightroom 6 (Adobe Lightroom)
Guiding Telescopes Or Lenses
Orion Mini 50mm Guide Scope
Guiding Cameras
Lacerta MGEN 2

Acquisition details

Dates:
Dec. 27, 2016
Frames:
Astronomik CLS-CCD Clip Filter: 48x120" (1h 36') ISO1600
Integration:
1h 36'
Darks:
23
Bias:
39
Avg. Moon age:
27.88 days
Avg. Moon phase:
3.04%
Bortle Dark-Sky Scale:
3.00
Temperature:
-1.00

RA center: 05h40m46s.57

DEC center: -02°2123.3

Pixel scale: 2.155 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -90.616 degrees

Field radius: 1.799 degrees

More info:Open 

Resolution: 5020x3300

Locations: Gurnigel 1608m, Bern, BE, Switzerland

Description

Perfect start into holidays with IC 434 Horsehead Nebula and his beautyful neighbor NGC 2024 Flame Nebula :-)

What a wonderful clear and cold night at 1600m on Gurnigel. The next days it should stay clear... hope for some more shots of this area :-)

f/5.6

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