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IC 434, Horsehead Nebula, Hubble Palette, 



    
        

            Eric Coles (coles44)

IC 434, Horsehead Nebula, Hubble Palette

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Celestron EdgeHD 9.25"  ·  Astro-Physics AP 130mm f/6.3 Starfire EDF

Imaging cameras: SBIG STXL-11002/FW8G-STXL  ·  QSI 583 WSG

Mounts: Astro-Physics Mach1AP GTO with GTOCP3

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Celestron EdgeHD 9.25"  ·  Astro-Physics AP 130mm f/6.3 Starfire EDF

Guiding cameras: SBIG STXL-11002/FW8G-STXL  ·  QSI 583 WSG

Software: Pixinsight 1.8  ·  Photoshop CS5  ·  Maxim DL Pro 5

Filters: Astrodon 3nm SII  ·  Astrodon 3nm OIII  ·  Astrodon 5nm H-alpha


Dates:Nov. 22, 2013Nov. 23, 2013Feb. 27, 2014

Frames:
Astrodon 3nm OIII: 10x900" (2h 30') bin 2x2
Astrodon 3nm SII: 10x900" (2h 30') bin 2x2
Astrodon 5nm H-alpha: 12x900" (3h) bin 2x2

Integration: 8h

Avg. Moon age: 22.23 days

Avg. Moon phase: 51.92%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 190830


Resolution: 620x467

Locations: Deep Sky West, Rowe, New Mexico, United States

Description

This is a Tone Mapped image from Ha data taken from the Edge HD 9.25 and O3 and S2 data taken from the AP 130GT last November (http://www.astrobin.com/65436/). The colors have been adjusted to a more orange glow.

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Center (RA, Dec): (85.259, -2.455)

Center (RA, hms): 05h 41m 02.121s

Center (Dec, dms): -02° 27' 18.595"

Size: 25.7 x 19.4 arcmin

Radius: 0.268 deg

Pixel scale: 0.514 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: Up is 90.6 degrees E of N

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