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Contains:  Horsehead nebula, IC 434, NGC 2023
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Colorized Horse Head Nebula, 


            Edoardo Luca Radi...
Colorized Horse Head Nebula
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Colorized Horse Head Nebula

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: C9.25

Imaging cameras: SBIG ST-2000XM

Mounts: 10 Micron GM1000 HPS

Focal reducers: Baader Planetarium Alan Gee Telecompressor Mark II

Software: Pixinsight

Filters: Astronomik Ha 12nm 1.25''

Dates:Dec. 3, 2013

Frames: 21x420"

Integration: 2.5 hours

Avg. Moon age: 0.56 days

Avg. Moon phase: 0.35%

Basic astrometry details job: 132917

RA center: 5h 41' 11"

DEC center: -2° 21' 54"

Pixel scale: 0.368 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 89.206 degrees

Field radius: 0.212 degrees

Resolution: 3000x2874

Locations: Castenedolo, Castenedolo, Italy


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Colors processed by Giuseppe Donatiello

Better details on acquisition and processing in the original pictures.

Credits in the original Giuseppe's picture.

Many thanks to Giuseppe for turning a normal nice picture into a showpiece.



Edoardo Luca Radi...
License: Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivs Creative Commons

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Colorized Horse Head Nebula, 


            Edoardo Luca Radi...

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