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Horsehead and Flame Nebula, 



    
        

            Mario Spenard
Horsehead and Flame Nebula
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Horsehead and Flame Nebula

Getting plate-solving status, please wait...
Horsehead and Flame Nebula, 



    
        

            Mario Spenard
Horsehead and Flame Nebula
Powered byPixInsight

Horsehead and Flame Nebula

Equipment

Imaging Telescopes Or Lenses
Skywatcher Esprit 100ED APO Quintuplet
Imaging Cameras
Nikon D610 Un-mod
Mounts
SkyWatcher AZ EQ6
Filters
Astronomik CLS CCD custom
Software
Photoshop CS 6 photoshop CS6 · PixInsight PixInsinght 1.8 RC7

Acquisition details

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