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Contains:  Flame Nebula, IC 434, IC 435, Orion B, The star Alnitak (ζOri)
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Spikes of Alnitak, 


            Tudor Chibacu
Spikes of Alnitak
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Spikes of Alnitak

Technical card

Frames: 110x60"

Integration: 1.8 hours

Basic astrometry details job: 3317662

RA center: 5h 40' 55"

DEC center: -2° 14' 9"

Pixel scale: 1.553 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 75.619 degrees

Field radius: 0.759 degrees

Resolution: 2058x2853

Locations: Home Observatory Bortle 7, Kingston, Ontario, Canada

Data source: Backyard


I know it's galaxy season, but from my Observatory, I can only shoot Orion as it sets. This late in the season I can usually get a couple of hours right before sun set.



Tudor Chibacu
License: Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivs Creative Commons

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Spikes of Alnitak, 


            Tudor Chibacu

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