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Horsehead Nebula, 



    
        

            Martin Willes
Horsehead Nebula
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Horsehead Nebula

Horsehead Nebula, 



    
        

            Martin Willes
Horsehead Nebula
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Horsehead Nebula

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: TeleVue NP127is

Imaging cameras: QSI 583 WSG

Mounts: Astro-Physics 1200GTO

Software: Software Bisque CCDSoft 5  ·  CCDStack 2+

Filters: Astrodon Filters True Balance LRGB E-Series Gen2

Accessory: Lodestar guider


Dates:Jan. 8, 2014

Frames: 30x480" (4h)

Integration: 4h

Avg. Moon age: 7.71 days

Avg. Moon phase: 53.44%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 158364

RA center: 05h40m59s.10

DEC center: -02°2638

Pixel scale: 1.696 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 89.182 degrees

Field radius: 0.981 degrees


Resolution: 3326x2504

Locations: Enchanted Skies Observatory, Edgewood, New Mexico, United States

Description

Luminance data only. Color will be added next month.

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Horsehead Nebula, 



    
        

            Martin Willes