Hemisphere:  Southern  ·  Constellation: Orion (Ori)  ·  Contains:  Flame Nebula  ·  IC 434  ·  NGC 2023  ·  NGC 2024  ·  Orion B  ·  The star Alnitak (ζOri)
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Flame & Horsehead Nebulae
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Flame & Horsehead Nebulae

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Celestron 11" EdgeHD

Imaging cameras: Canon 6D Modded

Mounts: iOptron CEM60

Focal reducers: Celestron X0.7 Reducer

Software: Sequence Generator Pro  ·  PHD2. for guiding  ·  DSS & Photoshop

Filters: Orion SkyGlow Astrophotography Filter 2 inch

Accessory: Celestron OAG with QHY5iii 174 guide camera


Dates:Nov. 24, 2019

Frames: 46x300"

Integration: 3.8 hours

Avg. Moon age: 27.20 days

Avg. Moon phase: 6.02%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 3579936

RA center: 5h 41' 26"

DEC center: -2° 10' 19"

Pixel scale: 0.674 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 98.351 degrees

Field radius: 0.740 degrees


Resolution: 6937x3790

Locations: Orange County Astronomers Site, Anza, CA, None

Data source: Traveller

Description

This is a mosaic of two images (NGC2024 & IC434) combined in Photoshop. The latest version adds some subs, cleans up some artifacts and improves the transition between the two images.

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Flame & Horsehead Nebulae, 



    
        

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