Contains: IC 435, NGC 2024, NGC 2023, Horsehead nebula, IC 434, IC 432, IC 431, NGC 1990, The star Alnitak (ζOri), The star σOri, The star Alnilam (εOri), Part of the constellation Orion (Ori)

Image of the day 03/18/2018

Getting plate-solving status, please wait...

Horsehead Nebula - Deep Sky West Remote Observatory

Link to TIFF/FITS:

Technical card

Resolution: 4458x3540

Dates: March 10, 2018

Finger Lakes Instruments Blue: 15x900" bin 1x1
Astrodon Green Tru-Balance E-Series Gen 2: 8x900" bin 1x1
Finger Lakes Instruments Ha 8nm: 7x1800" bin 1x1
Finger Lakes Instruments Luminance: 16x900" bin 1x1
Finger Lakes Instruments Red: 5x900" bin 1x1

Integration: 14.5 hours

Avg. Moon age: 23.05 days

Avg. Moon phase: 40.51% job: 1960396

RA center: 84.934 degrees

DEC center: -2.153 degrees

Pixel scale: 2.330 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 90.669 degrees

Field radius: 1.842 degrees

Locations: Deep Sky West Remote Obsevatory (DSW), Rowe, New Mexico, United States


FSQ and 10Micron (personal) system. Limited integration due to late start on this target.



Deep Sky West (Ll...

Sky plot

Sky plot


Horsehead Nebula - Deep Sky West Remote Observatory, 


        Deep Sky West (Ll...

In these public groups

Cloudy Nights
Members of Deep Sky West