Hemisphere:  Southern  ·  Constellation: Orion (Ori)  ·  Contains:  Flame Nebula  ·  IC 434  ·  NGC 2023  ·  NGC 2024  ·  Orion B  ·  The star Alnitak (ζOri)
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The Flame and Horsehead Nebula, 



    
        

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The Flame and Horsehead Nebula
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The Flame and Horsehead Nebula

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The Flame and Horsehead Nebula, 



    
        

            Jeff Dorman
The Flame and Horsehead Nebula
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The Flame and Horsehead Nebula

Technical card

Imaging cameras: ZWO ASI533MC PRO

Mounts: iOptron CEM60 CEM60

Guiding telescopes or lenses: ZWO 60/280

Guiding cameras: zwo 290MM

Focal reducers: Skywatcher Field Fattener for Esprit 120 ED

Software: AstroPhotographyTool capture software

Filters: STC Astro Dual-Narrowband filter STC

Accessory: Pegasus Astro Pocket Powerbox


Dates:Jan. 2, 2021

Frames: 73x180" (3h 39')

Integration: 3h 39'

Avg. Moon age: 18.07 days

Avg. Moon phase: 88.13%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 4130999

RA center: 05h41m19s.9

DEC center: -02°0455

Pixel scale: 1.653 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 45.002 degrees

Field radius: 0.519 degrees


Resolution: 1600x1597

Locations: Houston Astronomical Society Dark Site, Columbus, Texas, United States

Data source: Backyard

Description

This image taken using the STC Duo Narrowband filter. Gain 100, Offset 70 with the ZWO ASI533MC Pro

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The Flame and Horsehead Nebula, 



    
        

            Jeff Dorman