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Horsehead and Flame Nebula, 



    
        

            Mario Spenard
Horsehead and Flame Nebula
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Horsehead and Flame Nebula

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Horsehead and Flame Nebula, 



    
        

            Mario Spenard
Horsehead and Flame Nebula
Powered byPixInsight

Horsehead and Flame Nebula

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Skywatcher Esprit 100ED APO Quintuplet

Imaging cameras: Nikon D610 Un-mod

Mounts: SkyWatcher AZ EQ6

Software: Photoshop CS 6 photoshop CS6  ·  PixInsight PixInsinght 1.8 RC7

Filters: Astronomik CLS CCD custom


Dates:Nov. 7, 2016

Frames: 49x184" (2h 30' 16")

Integration: 2h 30' 16"

Avg. Moon age: 7.07 days

Avg. Moon phase: 46.69%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 1426270

RA center: 05h39m22s.1

DEC center: -02°2432

Pixel scale: 8.196 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 56.665 degrees

Field radius: 2.186 degrees


Resolution: 1600x1062

Description

49 exposures of 3 minutes at ISO 1600. Nikon D610 stock with CLS-CCD. SW Esprit 100/550, f5.5. EQ6 AZ guided with Orion 50mm , and NexGuide. PixInsight 1,8, PSCS6, and Carboni's Astro Tools. Hemmingford, November 07 2016.

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Horsehead and Flame Nebula, 



    
        

            Mario Spenard