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Horsehead Nebula & Flame Nebula in HOO, 



    
        

            Yovin Yahathugoda
Horsehead Nebula & Flame Nebula in HOO
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Horsehead Nebula & Flame Nebula in HOO

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Horsehead Nebula & Flame Nebula in HOO, 



    
        

            Yovin Yahathugoda
Horsehead Nebula & Flame Nebula in HOO
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Horsehead Nebula & Flame Nebula in HOO

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Takahashi FSQ-106 EDX4

Imaging cameras: FLI PL16803

Mounts: Paramount MX +

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Takahashi FS-60C

Guiding cameras: Starlight Express Ultrastar

Focal reducers: Takahashi 0.73x Focal Reducer

Software: Topaz Labs DeNoise AI  ·  PixInsight 1.8.6 Ripley  ·  Photoshop 2020

Filters: Astrodon Ha 3nm  ·  Astrodon SII 3nm  ·  Astrodon OIII 3nm


Dates:March 10, 2021March 13, 2021March 14, 2021

Frames:
Astrodon OIII 3nm: 8x300" (40') bin 1x1
Astrodon SII 3nm: 9x300" (45') bin 1x1
Astrodon Ha 3nm: 8x300" (40') bin 1x1

Integration: 2h 5'

Avg. Moon age: 9.25 days

Avg. Moon phase: 3.31%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 4366967

RA center: 5h 39' 43"

DEC center: -2° 31' 22"

Pixel scale: 4.756 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 88.713 degrees

Field radius: 2.717 degrees


Resolution: 2940x2877

Locations: IC Astronomy, Oria, Almería, Spain

Data source: Amateur hosting facility

Remote source: IC Astronomy Observatories

Description

Horsehead Nebula and Flame Nebula processed in HOO with a synthetic luminance layer created by combining Ha and SII.

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Horsehead Nebula & Flame Nebula in HOO, 



    
        

            Yovin Yahathugoda