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)

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    Horsehead Nebula - Deep Sky West Remote Observatory, 




    

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    Horsehead Nebula - Deep Sky West Remote Observatory

    Horsehead Nebula - Deep Sky West Remote Observatory

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    Technical card

    Resolution: 4458x3540

    Dates: March 10, 2018

    Frames:
    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%

    Astrometry.net 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

    Data source: Unknown

    Description

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

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