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The Horsehead and Flame Nebulae, 



    
        

            Ray Heinle
The Horsehead and Flame Nebulae
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The Horsehead and Flame Nebulae

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The Horsehead and Flame Nebulae, 



    
        

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The Horsehead and Flame Nebulae
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The Horsehead and Flame Nebulae

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Imaging telescopes or lenses: Explore Scientific 102mm ED APO triplet 102 APO

Imaging cameras: ZWO ASI071MC Pro

Mounts: iOptron CEM40ec

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Meade 6000 Series 50 mm guide scope

Guiding cameras: QHYCCD QHY-5LIIM

Focal reducers: William Optics 0.8x Field Flattener Type III

Software: PixInsight  ·  Deep Sky Stacker  ·  APT  ·  Open PHD Phd2

Filters: Baader Planetarium IR UV Cut for front of camera nosepiece

Accessory: Nylon fish line for diffraction spikes


Dates:Dec. 6, 2020

Frames: 17x300"

Integration: 1.4 hours

Avg. Moon age: 20.58 days

Avg. Moon phase: 66.33%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 4075706

RA center: 5h 40' 42"

DEC center: -1° 56' 56"

Pixel scale: 1.750 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 242.654 degrees

Field radius: 1.418 degrees


Resolution: 4875x3198

Locations: Picketpost Trailhead, Near Superior, AZ, Arizona, United States

Data source: Traveller

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The Horsehead and Flame Nebulae, 



    
        

            Ray Heinle