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IC 434 Horsehead Nebula, 



    
        

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IC 434 Horsehead Nebula
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IC 434 Horsehead Nebula

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: StellarVue 115mm APO Refractor

Imaging cameras: Canon 60 Da DSLR

Mounts: Losmandy G11 Gemini II

Software: PixInsight  ·  Binary Rivers Backyard EOS  ·  Photoshop CS

Accessory: Stellarvue Field Flatterner  ·  Orion ST80 80 MM


Dates:Nov. 2, 2013

Frames: 24x300"

Integration: 2.0 hours

Avg. Moon age: 28.41 days

Avg. Moon phase: 1.40%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 129572

RA center: 5h 41' 0"

DEC center: -2° 27' 54"

Pixel scale: 1.107 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 135.715 degrees

Field radius: 0.960 degrees


Resolution: 620x412

Description

taken at a dark site

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IC 434 Horsehead Nebula, 



    
        

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