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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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Horse Head Nebula Region, 





    
        

            Jim Coughlan
Horse Head Nebula Region

Horse Head Nebula Region

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Resolution: 3599x3081

Astrometry.net job: 1863645

RA center: 85.108 degrees

DEC center: -1.939 degrees

Pixel scale: 2.332 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 89.955 degrees

Field radius: 1.534 degrees

Locations: Home Observatory, Near Louth, England, United Kingdom

Data source: Backyard

Description

7 hours and 20 minutes of Data through a Baader Ha 7nm filter taken over a few nights during Nov and Dec 2017.

I had to be careful not to allow Alnitak to bloat and over power the small companion star. I suspect if I were to devote more time to this image there is a lot more nebulosity sitting much deeper in the image.

Thank you for looking. Jim

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Horse Head Nebula Region, 





    
        

            Jim Coughlan

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