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Horsehead Nebula, 



    
        

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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: ZWO 294 MC Pro Cooled

Mounts: Skywatcher NEQ6 PRO

Guiding telescopes or lenses: SkyWatcher Quattro Newton 254 f4

Guiding cameras: ZWO 294 MC Pro Cooled

Focal reducers: Skywatcher F4 aplanatic coma corrector

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

Filters: Baader RGB 36mm Filters  ·  L-eNhance 2" Optolong  ·  H-Alpha Filter

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


Dates:March 21, 2020

Integration: 0

Avg. Moon age: 26.94 days

Avg. Moon phase: 7.43%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 3407228

RA center: 5h 41' 30"

DEC center: -2° 6' 21"

Pixel scale: 1.830 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 96.519 degrees

Field radius: 1.274 degrees


Resolution: 4144x2822

Data source: Backyard

Description

Horsehead

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Horsehead Nebula, 



    
        

            John Burns