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Horsehead and Flame Nebula Mosaic, 



    
        

            MJF_Memorial_Observatory
Horsehead and Flame Nebula Mosaic
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Horsehead and Flame Nebula Mosaic

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Horsehead and Flame Nebula Mosaic, 



    
        

            MJF_Memorial_Observatory
Horsehead and Flame Nebula Mosaic
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Horsehead and Flame Nebula Mosaic

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Explore Scientific ED152 APO f/8

Imaging cameras: ZWO ASI1600MM Pro-Cool

Mounts: Meade LX850 Starlock

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Meade LX850 Starlock

Focal reducers: Explore Scientific 3" Field Flattener & .7X Focal Reducer - FFFR507X-00

Software: Adobe Photoshop CS5  ·  Deep Sky Stacker

Filters: ZWO Ha 36mm

Accessory: Meade Starlock AutoGuider


Dates:Dec. 6, 2020

Frames: 10x300" (50')

Integration: 50'

Avg. Moon age: 20.58 days

Avg. Moon phase: 66.33%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 4068710

RA center: 5h 41' 8"

DEC center: -2° 1' 55"

Pixel scale: 0.912 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 353.687 degrees

Field radius: 0.915 degrees


Resolution: 4294x5817

Locations: MJF Memorial Observatory, Casper, WY, United States

Data source: Backyard

Description

Here's a mosaic using the ES ED152CF f/8 reduced to f/5.6. This is a 2x (north/south) mosaic.

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