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Contains:  NGC 2024, NGC 2023, Horsehead nebula, IC 434, The star Alnitak (ζOri)
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Horsehead and Flame nebulas, 





    
        

            Trevor
Horsehead and Flame nebulas

Horsehead and Flame nebulas

Technical card

Resolution: 4670x2845

Dates:Dec. 5, 2018

Frames: 18x120"

Integration: 0.6 hours

Avg. Moon age: 27.78 days

Avg. Moon phase: 3.44%

Astrometry.net job: 2402322

RA center: 85.316 degrees

DEC center: -2.146 degrees

Pixel scale: 0.613 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 84.590 degrees

Field radius: 0.466 degrees

Locations: Fishtrap, WA, Fishtrap, Washington, United States

Data source: Traveller

Description

Was hoping for a full night of imaging, but thick freezing fog quickly ended the evening with maybe 30 minutes of exposure time.

I've also realized that every time I try to image NGC 2024 I get odd internal optical reflections, I believe from Alnitak. Not sure if this would happen without the reducer or not.

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Rovert9988
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Horsehead and Flame nebulas, 





    
        

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