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Horsehead Nebula - IC434, 



    
        

            Kyle Anthony
Horsehead Nebula - IC434
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Horsehead Nebula - IC434

Horsehead Nebula - IC434, 



    
        

            Kyle Anthony
Horsehead Nebula - IC434
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Horsehead Nebula - IC434

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Celestron RASA 8"

Imaging cameras: ZWO ASI294MC-Pro

Mounts: SkyWatcher EQ6-R Pro

Guiding telescopes or lenses: ZWO Mini Guide Scope

Guiding cameras: ZWO ASI120mm-Mini

Software: Photoshop CC  ·  DeepSkyStacker (DSS) Version 4.2.3

Filters: Optolong L-eNhance Light Pollution Filter

Accessory: ASIair Pro  ·  Thousand Oaks Digital Dew Heater Controller  ·  Dew Not 8" Dew Heater Strip  ·  Farpoint Astronomy Bahtinov Focus Mask - RASA 8


Dates:March 11, 2021

Frames:
Optolong L-eNhance Light Pollution Filter: 20x180" (1h) (gain: 190.00) -10C bin 1x1
Optolong L-eNhance Light Pollution Filter: 5x300" (25') (gain: 190.00) -10C bin 1x1

Integration: 1h 25'

Avg. Moon age: 27.68 days

Avg. Moon phase: 3.82%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 4.00


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 4317737

RA center: 05h41m18s

DEC center: -02°2530

Pixel scale: 3.057 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 74.734 degrees

Field radius: 1.229 degrees


Resolution: 2048x2046

Data source: Backyard

Description

First try at this one. One of my bucket shots. Admittedly lots of learning to do, but I am enjoying the journey.

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Horsehead Nebula - IC434, 



    
        

            Kyle Anthony