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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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getting back on the horse, 





    
        

            Matt Fulghum
getting back on the horse

getting back on the horse

Technical card

Imaging telescope or lens:Astro-Tech AT72ED

Imaging camera:Fujifilm X-T20

Mount:Celestron AdvancedVX

Guiding telescope or lens:Orion 30mm Ultra-Mini Guide Scope

Guiding camera:ZWO Optical ASI290MC

Software:SequatorPHD2 Guiding Phd 2.6.3

Accessory:Astro-Tech AT2FF

Resolution: 5652x3701

Dates:Oct. 26, 2017

Frames: 206x120" ISO1600

Integration: 6.9 hours

Darks: ~10

Flats: ~15

Avg. Moon age: 6.11 days

Avg. Moon phase: 36.59%

Astrometry.net job: 1789351

RA center: 85.107 degrees

DEC center: -2.241 degrees

Pixel scale: 1.871 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 90.430 degrees

Field radius: 1.756 degrees

Description

This is my white whale. I will get this right eventually. This session was shot with a freshly acquired IDAS LPS-D1, which seems to produce better color and less internal reflection than the celestron filter.

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Another 3.5 hours worth of two minute subs. Stacked with Sequator, processed in Siril, noise reduction and minor editing in lightroom.

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getting back on the horse, 





    
        

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