Hemisphere:  Southern  ·  Constellation: Orion (Ori)  ·  Contains:  Horsehead nebula  ·  IC 431  ·  IC 432  ·  IC 434  ·  IC 435  ·  NGC 2023  ·  NGC 2024  ·  The star Alnitak (ζOri)  ·  The star σOri
Horsehead Nebula, IC 434 and Flame Nebula (NGC 2024), 



    
        

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Horsehead Nebula, IC 434 and Flame Nebula (NGC 2024)
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Horsehead Nebula, IC 434 and Flame Nebula (NGC 2024)

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Imaging telescopes or lenses: Takahashi FS60C

Imaging cameras: Starlight Xpress Trius SX814

Mounts: Skywatcher AZ-EQ6GT

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Astro Hutech Mini Borg 50

Guiding cameras: Lodestar X2

Focal reducers: Takahashi Reducer F/4,3 FS-60/BC/CSV

Software: PixInsight 1.8  ·  Adobe Photoshop 6 CS Extended

Filters: Astrodon Gen2 OIII 5nm  ·  Astrodon Gen2 SII 5nm  ·  Astrodon Gen2 Ha 5nm


Dates:Jan. 25, 2017

Frames: 23x1200"

Integration: 7.7 hours

Avg. Moon age: 27.13 days

Avg. Moon phase: 6.36%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 1428661

RA center: 5h 40' 36"

DEC center: -2° 26' 27"

Pixel scale: 2.995 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 72.060 degrees

Field radius: 1.662 degrees


Resolution: 1824x2311

Locations: back garden, Catel, Guernsey

Data source: Backyard

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Horsehead Nebula, IC 434 and Flame Nebula (NGC 2024), 



    
        

            JMDean