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            Antonio Bonanno
 HorseHead Nebula
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HorseHead Nebula

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Imaging telescopes or lenses: Skywatcher ED80

Imaging cameras: Canon EOS EOS 350D ACF

Mounts: SkyWatcher EQ6 SynScan

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Skywatcher ED80  ·  ORION 80 MM SHORT TUBE

Focal reducers: William Optics FF/FR 0.8x Tipo II

Software: PixInsight 1.8

Filters: Astronomik CLS clip-filter

Accessory: Autocostruito Moto Focuser


Dates:Feb. 15, 2009

Frames: 14x300"

Integration: 1.2 hours

Avg. Moon age: 20.84 days

Avg. Moon phase: 63.70%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 204461

RA center: 5h 40' 41"

DEC center: -2° 33' 25"

Pixel scale: 2.757 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 87.906 degrees

Field radius: 1.599 degrees


Resolution: 3474x2314

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 HorseHead Nebula , 



    
        

            Antonio Bonanno