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Contains:  NGC 2023, Horsehead nebula, IC 434
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IC434 Horse Head Nebula, 


            Dean Schwartzenberg
IC434 Horse Head Nebula

IC434 Horse Head Nebula

Technical card

Imaging telescope or lens:AG Optical AGO Newt

Imaging camera:FLI ML8300

Guiding camera:SX Lodestar

Software:Software Bisque Sky X ProCCD Autopilot 5Adobe CS 5CCDStack 2FOCUSMAX V4

Filter:AstroDon 5nm Ha

Accessory:FLI Atlas focuser

Resolution: 1800x1952

Dates:Feb. 3, 2019

Frames: 10x1200"

Integration: 3.3 hours

Avg. Moon age: 28.31 days

Avg. Moon phase: 1.69% job: 2508496

RA center: 85.235 degrees

DEC center: -2.451 degrees

Pixel scale: 1.245 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 89.823 degrees

Field radius: 0.459 degrees

Locations: Doghouse Astronomy, Nicholasville, Kentucky, United States

Data source: Backyard


Horse head nebula in Ha using 5nm AD filter, 10 x 20 min subs.



Dean Schwartzenberg
License: None (All rights reserved)

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IC434 Horse Head Nebula, 


            Dean Schwartzenberg