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Contains:  NGC 2112, M 78, NGC 2068, NGC 2067, NGC 2064, NGC 2024, NGC 2023, Horsehead nebula, IC 434, IC 432, NGC 1990, The star 56Ori, The star 51Ori, The star Alnitak (ζOri), The star ωOri, The star σOri, The star Alnilam (εOri), The star 38Ori, The star Mintaka (δOri), The star 33Ori, Part of the constellation Orion (Ori)
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Horsehead Nebula & M78 Wide, 


            Miles Zhou
Horsehead Nebula & M78 Wide

Horsehead Nebula & M78 Wide

Technical card

Resolution: 3306x2466

Dates:Oct. 3, 2017Oct. 17, 2017Oct. 22, 2017

Astrodon 5nm Halpha: 26x300" -15C
Astrodon RGB: 63x300" -15C bin 1x1
Astrodon luminance filter: 24x300" -15C bin 1x1

Integration: 9.4 hours

Avg. Moon age: 14.08 days

Avg. Moon phase: 35.49% job: 1865711

RA center: 5h 41' 59"

DEC center: +0° 20' 42"

Pixel scale: 8.616 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 89.771 degrees

Field radius: 4.936

Locations: Deep Sky West, Rowe, New Mexico, United States


This is a wide area image covering Horsehead Nebula and half of Barnard's Loop taken with Rokinon 135mm.



Miles Zhou
License: None (All rights reserved)


  • Horsehead Nebula & M78 Wide, 


            Miles Zhou
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    Horsehead Nebula & M78 Wide, 


            Miles Zhou

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Horsehead Nebula & M78 Wide, 


            Miles Zhou

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