Hemisphere:  Southern  ·  Contains:  IC 4592  ·  The star νSco
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IC4592 - Blue Horse Nebula, 



    
        

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IC4592 - Blue Horse Nebula
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IC4592 - Blue Horse Nebula

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Imaging telescopes or lenses: Explore Scientific 127mm ED APO ES 127 APO

Imaging cameras: Canon T6i

Mounts: Mountain Instruments MI-250

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Explore Scientific 127mm ED APO ES 127 APO

Guiding cameras: SX Lodestar 2X Lodestar X2

Focal reducers: Explore Scientific 0.7 Reducer/Flattener ES Flattener

Software: PixInsight  ·  Interactive Astronomy Sky Roof  ·  Interactive Astronomy Sky Alert  ·  PHD2 Guiding  ·  Sequence Generator Pro


Dates:April 27, 2017May 1, 2017May 2, 2017May 24, 2017May 25, 2017June 19, 2017June 20, 2017June 21, 2017June 22, 2017

Frames: 97x600" ISO1600

Integration: 16.2 hours

Avg. Moon age: 19.38 days

Avg. Moon phase: 15.62%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 1840181

RA center: 16h 13' 10"

DEC center: -19° 15' 18"

Pixel scale: 4.726 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 136.661 degrees

Field radius: 1.134 degrees


Resolution: 1440x954

Locations: William J. Maloney Observatory, Pontotoc, Texas, United States

Description

A close up of the Blue Horse Nebula, tough target for a DSLR but we make it work due to a lot of data collected. Lots of dust it sure kicks up. :-)

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IC4592 - Blue Horse Nebula, 



    
        

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