Hemisphere:  Southern  ·  Constellation: Orion (Ori)  ·  Contains:  Horsehead nebula  ·  IC 434  ·  IC 435  ·  NGC 2023  ·  NGC 2024  ·  The star Alnitak (ζOri)  ·  The star σOri
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Horsehead an Flame Nebulas, 


            Marcelo Domingues
Horsehead an Flame Nebulas
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Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Celestron 80 ED Refractor

Imaging cameras: Orion StarShoot DSI Pro

Mounts: Astro-Physics AP 600 GTO

Guiding telescopes or lenses: MEADE 127 ED Refractor

Guiding cameras: Orion StarShoot Autoguider

Filters: CLS CCD

Dates:Jan. 6, 2013

Frames: 15x300" (1h 15')

Integration: 1h 15'

Avg. Moon age: 23.55 days

Avg. Moon phase: 35.32%

Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 182870

RA center: 5h 40' 38"

DEC center: -2° 24' 18"

Pixel scale: 2.682 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 71.061 degrees

Field radius: 1.257 degrees

Resolution: 620x853

Locations: Carina Observatory, Brasilia, Distrito Federal, Brazil


Horsehead and Fame nebulas - 2013 attempt.


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Horsehead an Flame Nebulas, 


            Marcelo Domingues