Hemisphere:  Southern  ·  Contains:  Horsehead nebula  ·  IC 434  ·  NGC 2023
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Horsehead Nebula IC 434, 



    
        

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Horsehead Nebula IC 434
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Horsehead Nebula IC 434

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Guan Sheng Optical RC12 @ F/6.4 Truss RC12

Imaging cameras: Moravian Instruments G3-16200

Mounts: Astro-Physics AP 1600 GTO

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Guan Sheng Optical RC12 @ F/6.4 Truss RC12

Guiding cameras: QHY5L-II Mono

Focal reducers: Astro Physics 27TVPH

Software: Photoshop  ·  Seqence Generator Pro

Filters: Baader Planetarium S2 2" 8nm  ·  Baader 2" H-Alpha 7nm  ·  Baader Planetarium O3 8.5nm 2"


Dates:Jan. 13, 2017

Frames:
Baader 2" H-Alpha 7nm: 13x300" bin 1x1
Baader Planetarium O3 8.5nm 2": 13x300" bin 1x1
Baader Planetarium S2 2" 8nm: 13x300" bin 1x1

Integration: 3.2 hours

Avg. Moon age: 15.87 days

Avg. Moon phase: 98.62%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 1409396

RA center: 5h 40' 57"

DEC center: -2° 26' 42"

Pixel scale: 0.619 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 89.740 degrees

Field radius: 0.487 degrees


Resolution: 1824x2286

Locations: Caxambas Observatory, Southwest Florida, Florida, United States

Data source: Backyard

Description

The beautiful and iconic Horsehead Nebula taken under the glare of the full moon in Narrow Band.
First Light of the GSO RC12" Truss!

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