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Contains:  NGC 2024, NGC 2023, Horsehead nebula, IC 434, The star Alnitak (ζOri)
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IC434 and Sh2-277 (Horsehead and Flame Nebulae), 





    
        

            Gary Lopez
IC434 and Sh2-277 (Horsehead and Flame Nebulae)

IC434 and Sh2-277 (Horsehead and Flame Nebulae)

Technical card

Resolution: 5496x3670

Dates:Dec. 18, 2017

Frames:Astronomik UHC EOS Clip-Filter: 18x600" ISO1600

Integration: 3.0 hours

Darks: ~25

Bias: ~30

Avg. Moon age: 0.19 days

Avg. Moon phase: 0.04%

Astrometry.net job: 2160297

RA center: 85.305 degrees

DEC center: -2.195 degrees

Pixel scale: 0.763 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 91.251 degrees

Field radius: 0.700 degrees

Locations: Monterey Pines Observatory, Monterey, California, United States

Data source: Backyard

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GWLopez
Gary Lopez
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  • IC434 and Sh2-277 (Horsehead and Flame Nebulae), 





    
        

            Gary Lopez
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    IC434 and Sh2-277 (Horsehead and Flame Nebulae), 





    
        

            Gary Lopez
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IC434 and Sh2-277 (Horsehead and Flame Nebulae), 





    
        

            Gary Lopez