Cookie consent

AstroBin saves small pieces of text information (cookies) on your device in order to deliver better content and for statistical purposes. You can disable the usage of cookies by changing the settings of your browser. By browsing AstroBin without changing the browser settings, you grant us permission to store that information on your device.

I agree
Contains:  NGC 2024, NGC 2023, Horsehead nebula, IC 434, The star Alnitak (ζOri)
Getting plate-solving status, please wait...
Horse Head  - IC 434 - Flame Nebula, 





    
        

            Alessandro Merga...
Horse Head  - IC 434 - Flame Nebula

Horse Head - IC 434 - Flame Nebula

Technical card

Imaging telescope or lens:Sky-Watcher Quattro 10 f/4 Carbon fiber

Imaging camera:Canon EOS 450D Baader

Mount:Sky-Watcher NEQ6

Guiding telescope or lens:Sky-Watcher 70/500

Guiding camera:Magzero MZ-5m

Software:Adobe Photoshop CS6

Filter:Astronomik CLS 2"

Accessories:Baader MPCCGeoptik Polar Photo Box

Resolution: 4180x2786

Dates:Feb. 24, 2014

Frames: 25x420" ISO800 -15C

Integration: 2.9 hours

Darks: ~25

Flats: ~34

Bias: ~36

Avg. Moon age: 24.05 days

Avg. Moon phase: 30.29%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 7.00

Temperature: 2.00

Astrometry.net job: 208104

RA center: 85.246 degrees

DEC center: -2.204 degrees

Orientation: 87.242 degrees

Field radius: 0.741 degrees

Locations: Observatory at home - Viggiù, Viggiù, Varese, Italy

Description

Canon 450D Baader at -15°C

07:53 PM to 10:58 PM
Wind 2Kts
Seeing 6/10
Humidity 60%

Comments

Author

ALEXx360
Alessandro Merga...
License: None (All rights reserved)
11032
Like

Revisions

  • Horse Head  - IC 434 - Flame Nebula, 





    
        

            Alessandro Merga...
    Original
  • Final
    Horse Head  - IC 434 - Flame Nebula, 





    
        

            Alessandro Merga...
    B

Sky plot

Sky plot

Histogram

Horse Head  - IC 434 - Flame Nebula, 





    
        

            Alessandro Merga...