Hemisphere:  Southern  ·  Constellation: Orion (Ori)  ·  Contains:  B33  ·  Flame Nebula  ·  Horsehead nebula  ·  IC 434  ·  NGC 2023  ·  Orion B  ·  Sh2-277
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Horsehead Nebula, 



    
        

            Rick Bassham

Horsehead Nebula

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Horsehead Nebula, 



    
        

            Rick Bassham

Horsehead Nebula

Acquisition details

Dates:
Nov. 17, 2020 ·  Nov. 18, 2020 ·  Nov. 19, 2020
Frames:
ZWO B 1.25": 70×90(1h 45′) (gain: 250.00) -20°C bin 1×1
ZWO G 1.25": 70×90(1h 45′) (gain: 250.00) -20°C bin 1×1
ZWO Hɑ 1.25": 50×300(4h 10′) (gain: 250.00) -20°C bin 1×1
ZWO L 1.25": 70×180(3h 30′) (gain: 250.00) -20°C bin 1×1
ZWO R 1.25": 70×90(1h 45′) (gain: 250.00) -20°C bin 1×1
Integration:
12h 55′
Avg. Moon age:
3.67 days
Avg. Moon phase:
15.10%

RA center: 05h40m56s.905

DEC center: -02°2906.94

Pixel scale: 0.628 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -87.492 degrees

Field radius: 0.468 degrees

More info:Open 

Resolution: 4240x3285

File size: 11.4 MB

Data source: Own remote observatory

Description

Up close and personal with the Horsehead Nebula. One of my favorite targets in the night sky, but I haven't revisited it in a long time. My best version of this iconic nebula to date.

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Horsehead Nebula, 



    
        

            Rick Bassham