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Contains:  Horsehead nebula, IC 431, IC 432, IC 434, IC 435, NGC 2023, NGC 2024, The star Alnitak (ζOri), The star σOri
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Horsehead Nebula (RGB only), 


            Jamie Smith
Horsehead Nebula (RGB only)
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Horsehead Nebula (RGB only)

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses:Takahashi FSQ-106EDX4

Imaging cameras:Atik 16200M

Mounts:Paramount MyT

Filters:Astrodon Gen 2 LRGB

Dates:Dec. 30, 2019

Frames: 56x300" bin 0x0

Integration: 4.7 hours

Avg. Moon age: 4.09 days

Avg. Moon phase: 17.75%

Basic astrometry details job: 3153719

RA center: 5h 40' 59"

DEC center: -2° 26' 9"

Pixel scale: 1.165 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 90.007 degrees

Field radius: 1.851 degrees

Resolution: 8938x7150

Locations: The AstroSaloon @ GHRO, Kershaw, SC, United States

Data source: Traveller


Horsehead and friends



Jamie Smith
License: None (All rights reserved)


  • Horsehead Nebula (RGB only), 


            Jamie Smith
  • Final
    Horsehead Nebula (RGB only), 


            Jamie Smith


Description: Reprocessed with a little more detail

Sky plot

Sky plot


Horsehead Nebula (RGB only), 


            Jamie Smith

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