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IC434 Horesehead Nebula, 



    
        

            Ray Ellersick
IC434 Horesehead Nebula
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IC434 Horesehead Nebula

Equipment

Imaging Telescopes Or Lenses
TeleVue NP101is
Imaging Cameras
SBIG STT-8300M
Mounts
CGEM
Filters
Baader Planetariun CCD-Filter R · Baader Planetariun CCD-Filter B · Baader Planetariun CCD-Filter G
Software
Nebulosity
Guiding Telescopes Or Lenses
TeleVue NP101is
Guiding Cameras
SBIG FW8G-STT

Acquisition details

Dates:
Nov. 4, 2013
Frames:
15x120" (30')
Integration:
30'
Avg. Moon age:
1.05 days
Avg. Moon phase:
1.25%

Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 173421

RA center: 05h41m03s.8

DEC center: -02°1557

Orientation: 122.367 degrees

Field radius: 0.922 degrees

Resolution: 620x479

Locations: Coyote Lake Regional Park, Gilroy, CA, United States

Description

Taken through NP101is telescope using an SBIG STT-8300 CCD camera using separate filters for red, green, and blue. The image was made with five 2-minute exposures for each filter.

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IC434 Horesehead Nebula, 



    
        

            Ray Ellersick