Hemisphere:  Southern  ·  Constellation: Orion (Ori)  ·  Contains:  Horsehead nebula  ·  IC 434  ·  NGC 2023
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Horsehead Nebula, 



    
        

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Horsehead Nebula

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Horsehead Nebula, 



    
        

            John Burns
Horsehead Nebula
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Horsehead Nebula

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: SkyWatcher Quattro Newton 254 f4

Imaging cameras: SBIG ST-8300M

Mounts: Skywatcher NEQ6 PRO

Focal reducers: Skywatcher F4 aplanatic coma corrector

Software: PHD Guiding  ·  Adobe Photoshop 6 CS  ·  Cyanogen Maxim DL 6 Pro

Filters: H-Alpha Filter

Accessory: Starizona MicroTouch Autofocuser  ·  SkyWatcher FW5 - Filter Wheel  ·  Kendrick Digifire 10 Dew Heater  ·  KW Telescope Qhy5 CCD Guider


Dates:March 25, 2019

Frames: 20x180" (1h)

Integration: 1h

Avg. Moon age: 19.57 days

Avg. Moon phase: 76.07%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 3170556

RA center: 05h41m21s.4

DEC center: -02°2916

Pixel scale: 0.558 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 120.657 degrees

Field radius: 0.646 degrees


Resolution: 6600x5100

Data source: Backyard

Description

Horsehead Nebula

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Horsehead Nebula, 



    
        

            John Burns