Hemisphere:  Southern  ·  Constellation: Orion (Ori)  ·  Contains:  B33  ·  Flame Nebula  ·  Horsehead nebula  ·  IC 434  ·  IC434  ·  NGC 2023  ·  NGC2023  ·  Orion B  ·  Sh2-277
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Horsehead Nebula, 



    
        

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Horsehead Nebula

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            Jeffrey Horne
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Horsehead Nebula

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Imaging telescopes or lenses: Celestron Nexstar 8se

Imaging cameras: Canon 5D Mark II

Mounts: Celestron CG-5 Advanced GoTo

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Orion 50mm Deluxe Guidescope

Guiding cameras: Orion Starshoot Autoguider

Focal reducers: Celestron 6.3 focal reducer / corrector

Software: PHD2  ·  BackyardEOS

Filters: Orion Skyglow 2" Filter  ·  Lumicon Night Sky Hydrogen-Alpha 2"

Accessory: Celestron Starsense


Dates:Jan. 27, 2019

Frames: 72x210" (4h 12')

Integration: 4h 12'

Avg. Moon age: 21.74 days

Avg. Moon phase: 54.30%


Astrometry.net job: 3378443

RA center: 5h 41' 11"

DEC center: -2° 32' 16"

Pixel scale: 2.153 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -146.342 degrees

Field radius: 0.627 degrees


Resolution: 1739x1176

Locations: Backyard - Bortle 8, Nashville, TN, United States

Data source: Backyard

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Horsehead Nebula, 



    
        

            Jeffrey Horne