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NGC 2023 - Horsehead Nebula, 



    
        

            Lorenzo Fiorentino
NGC 2023 - Horsehead Nebula
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NGC 2023 - Horsehead Nebula

NGC 2023 - Horsehead Nebula, 



    
        

            Lorenzo Fiorentino
NGC 2023 - Horsehead Nebula
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NGC 2023 - Horsehead Nebula

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Planewave Instruments Planewave 20" CDK

Imaging cameras: FLI-PL09000

Mounts: Planewave Instruments Ascension 200HR

Software: Adobe Photoshop 6 CS  ·  MaxIm DL Pro MaximDL/CCD Pro

Filters: Astrodon E-series 2 LRGB


Dates:Nov. 9, 2013

Frames: 4x300" (20')

Integration: 20'

Avg. Moon age: 6.57 days

Avg. Moon phase: 41.44%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 101065

RA center: 05h41m35s.8

DEC center: -02°1601

Pixel scale: 2.188 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -91.462 degrees

Field radius: 0.657 degrees


Resolution: 1528x1528

Locations: iTelescope - Siding Spring Observatory - Coonabarabran, Australia, Coonabarabran, Australia

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NGC 2023 - Horsehead Nebula, 



    
        

            Lorenzo Fiorentino