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Horsehead and Flame Nebula, Hubble Palette, 



    
        

            Eric Coles (coles44)

Horsehead and Flame Nebula, Hubble Palette

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Astro-Physics AP 130mm f/6.3 Starfire EDF

Imaging cameras: SBIG STXL-11002/FW8G-STXL

Mounts: Astro-Physics Mach1AP GTO with GTOCP3

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Astro-Physics AP 130mm f/6.3 Starfire EDF

Guiding cameras: SBIG STXL-11002/FW8G-STXL

Software: Pixinsight 1.8  ·  Photoshop CS5  ·  Maxim DL Pro 5

Filters: Astrodon 3nm SII  ·  Astrodon 3nm OIII  ·  Astrodon H-alpha 3 nm


Dates:Nov. 19, 2013Nov. 22, 2013Nov. 23, 2013

Frames:
Astrodon 3nm OIII: 10x900" (2h 30') bin 2x2
Astrodon 3nm SII: 10x900" (2h 30') bin 2x2
Astrodon H-alpha 3 nm: 19x900" (4h 45') bin 1x1

Integration: 9h 45'

Avg. Moon age: 18.59 days

Avg. Moon phase: 82.49%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 4210950

RA center: 5h 40' 47"

DEC center: -2° 12' 14"

Orientation: 89.411 degrees

Field radius: 1.125 degrees


Resolution: 620x475

Locations: Deep Sky West, Rowe, New Mexico, United States

Description

Lots of Ha, some S2 and little O3.

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Horsehead and Flame Nebula, Hubble Palette, 



    
        

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