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Contains:  IC 435, NGC 2024, NGC 2023, Horsehead nebula, IC 434, IC 432, IC 431, The star Alnitak (ζOri), The star σOri
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Horsehead and Flame, 





    
        

            Michael Poelzl
Horsehead and Flame

Horsehead and Flame

Technical card

Resolution: 3250x2622

Dates:Oct. 30, 2016Oct. 31, 2016

Frames:
Astrodon Tru-Balance LRGB E-Series Gen 2 Blue: 45x120" bin 2x2
Astrodon Tru-Balance LRGB E-Series Gen 2 Green: 45x120" bin 2x2
Astrodon Tru-Balance LRGB E-Series Gen 2 Luminance: 28x120" bin 1x1
Astrodon Tru-Balance LRGB E-Series Gen 2 Luminance: 24x180" bin 1x1
Astrodon Tru-Balance LRGB E-Series Gen 2 Red: 45x120" bin 2x2

Integration: 6.6 hours

Avg. Moon age: 15.01 days

Avg. Moon phase: 0.29%

Astrometry.net job: 1430809

RA center: 85.183 degrees

DEC center: -2.332 degrees

Pixel scale: 2.293 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 96.581 degrees

Field radius: 1.330 degrees

Locations: Ibrea Tombs, Ibra, Oman

Data source: Traveller

Description

My first attempt at the Horsehead and Flame Nebulae. Who would have thought that the sky can be so pink? I lost a few subs due to an angry donkey trying to attack our campsite. Luckily the dog came to the rescue and after a fairly prolonged Mexican standoff the donkey decided to give up... :-)

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