Cookie consent

AstroBin saves small pieces of text information (cookies) on your device in order to deliver better content and for statistical purposes. You can disable the usage of cookies by changing the settings of your browser. By browsing AstroBin without changing the browser settings, you grant us permission to store that information on your device.

I agree
Contains:  Horsehead nebula, IC 434, NGC 2023
Getting plate-solving status, please wait...
Horsehead Nebula, 



    
        

            Michael Southam
Horsehead Nebula
Powered byPixInsight

Horsehead Nebula

Technical card


Dates:Dec. 30, 2016Jan. 1, 2017

Frames: 69x300" ISO400

Integration: 5.8 hours

Darks: ~20

Flats: ~20

Bias: ~20

Avg. Moon age: 2.07 days

Avg. Moon phase: 5.70%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 1395909

RA center: 5h 41' 6"

DEC center: -2° 23' 38"

Pixel scale: 0.679 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 99.829 degrees

Field radius: 0.385 degrees


Resolution: 2400x3304

Locations: Home Observatory, Shelton, Connecticut, United States

Description

I had hoped to get more subs on the second night but clouds rolled in early. I may come back for a second shot when the sky clears up.

Comments

Author

msoutham
Michael Southam
License: Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike Creative Commons
3432
Like

Sky plot

Sky plot

Histogram

Horsehead Nebula, 



    
        

            Michael Southam

Made possible by

O'Telescope BackyardEOS