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Early Horsehead, 



    
        

            Michael Kane
Early Horsehead
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Early Horsehead

Equipment

Imaging Telescopes Or Lenses
Orion Newton 8" f/4.9
Imaging Cameras
Canon EOS 550D / Rebel T2i
Mounts
Orion Atlas EQ-G
Filters
Astronomik Clip CLS CCD
Accessories
Asus eee pc
Software
Binary Rivers Backyard EOS · PHD guiding · photoshop · DeepSkyStacker · EQMOD
Guiding Telescopes Or Lenses
Orion ST 80
Guiding Cameras
Orion SSAG

Acquisition details

Dates:
Nov. 10, 2013
Frames:
24x300" (2h)
Integration:
2h
Avg. Moon age:
7.64 days
Avg. Moon phase:
52.75%

Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 105009

RA center: 05h40m39s.4

DEC center: -02°2710

Orientation: 75.107 degrees

Field radius: 0.744 degrees

Resolution: 620x917

Locations: My Driveway, West Chester, PA, United States

Description

This is my first quality attempt at the horsehead nebula in Orion.

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