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Contains:  Witch Head nebula, IC 2118, NGC 1752, The star λEri, The star ψEri
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Witch Head Nebula, 


Witch Head Nebula

Witch Head Nebula

Technical card

Resolution: 4991x3192

Dates:Jan. 6, 2019

Frames: 12x300"

Integration: 1.0 hours

Avg. Moon age: 0.39 days

Avg. Moon phase: 0.17% job: 2509908

RA center: 5h 5' 20"

DEC center: -7° 28' 1"

Pixel scale: 2.199 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 279.772 degrees

Field radius: 1.810

Data source: Backyard


The Witch Head Nebula
IC 2118 is a Reflection nebula in the constellation of Orion. It is a cloud of dust and gas illuminated by the supergiant star Rigel.

Equipment: Astro-Tech - AT80 Carbon Fiber 80mm F6 telescope FR 0.8x
Canon T3i modified, CGEM mount, ASI120MC and 50mm
scope for autoguiding
Shot from Kirby Park



License: None (All rights reserved)

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Witch Head Nebula,