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Contains:  IC 435, NGC 2024, NGC 2023, Horsehead nebula, IC 434, IC 432, IC 431, The star Alnitak (ζOri)

Image of the day 05/15/2012

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    IC 434 - Horsehead Nebula, 





    
        

            Niels Wilkening
    IC 434 - Horsehead Nebula

    IC 434 - Horsehead Nebula

    Technical card

    Imaging telescope or lens:Teleskop-Service Newton 8" f/4

    Imaging camera:Canon EOS 350D / Digital Rebel XT

    Mount:CGEM

    Software:PixInsight

    Resolution: 3474x2314

    Dates:Oct. 1, 2011

    Frames: 50x75"

    Integration: 1.0 hours

    Avg. Moon age: 4.62 days

    Avg. Moon phase: 22.28%

    Astrometry.net job: 83799

    RA center: 85.351 degrees

    DEC center: -2.069 degrees

    Pixel scale: 1.803 arcsec/pixel

    Orientation: 27.905 degrees

    Field radius: 1.045 degrees

    Locations: Emberger Alm (ITT), Greifenburg, Austria

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    Niels Wilkening
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    IC 434 - Horsehead Nebula, 





    
        

            Niels Wilkening