Hemisphere:  Southern  ·  Constellation: Orion (Ori)  ·  Contains:  Horsehead nebula  ·  IC 434  ·  NGC 2023  ·  NGC 2024  ·  The star Alnitak (ζOri)
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: Celestron Edge HD 800

Imaging cameras: NIKON D5100

Mounts: Advanced VX

Focal reducers: Celestron .7x Focal Reducer Celestron f7

Software: PinInsight 1.8


Dates:Feb. 21, 2014

Frames: 120x30"

Integration: 1.0 hours

Avg. Moon age: 20.92 days

Avg. Moon phase: 62.96%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 188058

RA center: 5h 41' 0"

DEC center: -2° 7' 58"

Orientation: 93.186 degrees

Field radius: 0.473 degrees


Resolution: 620x378

Locations: Hekel's Skywatch, Hellevoetsluis, Zuid Holland, Netherlands

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IC 434 Horsehead Nebula, 



    
        

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