Hemisphere:  Southern  ·  Constellation: Orion (Ori)  ·  Contains:  28 Ori)  ·  42 Ori)  ·  46 Ori)  ·  48 Ori  ·  50 Ori)  ·  Flame Nebula  ·  IC 420  ·  IC 423  ·  IC 426  ·  IC 431  ·  IC 432  ·  IC 434  ·  NGC 1973  ·  NGC 1975  ·  NGC 1977  ·  NGC 1981  ·  NGC 2023  ·  NGC 2024  ·  Orion B  ·  Part of the constellation Orion (Ori)  ·  The star 31 Ori  ·  The star 45 Ori  ·  The star Alnilam (ε Ori  ·  The star Alnitak (ζ Ori  ·  The star Mizan Batil I (c Ori  ·  The star Saif al Jabbar (η Ori  ·  The star σ Ori  ·  Upper Sword  ·  the Running Man Nebula
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Wide-field image of the Horsehead Nebula, 



    
        

            Kevin Dixon
Wide-field image of the Horsehead Nebula
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Wide-field image of the Horsehead Nebula

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Wide-field image of the Horsehead Nebula, 



    
        

            Kevin Dixon
Wide-field image of the Horsehead Nebula
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Wide-field image of the Horsehead Nebula

Acquisition details

Dates:
Jan. 5, 2022
Frames:
9×1200(3h)
Integration:
3h
Avg. Moon age:
3.09 days
Avg. Moon phase:
10.40%

Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 5787211

RA center: 05h34m38s.9

DEC center: -02°3010

Pixel scale: 6.837 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 45.006 degrees

Field radius: 3.268 degrees

Resolution: 2736x2088

File size: 3.2 MB

Locations: New Mexico Skies, Mayhill, NM, United States

Data source: Backyard

Description

A widefield image of the Horsehead and Flame Nebulae captured with an Askar 30mm apochromat lens.

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Wide-field image of the Horsehead Nebula, 



    
        

            Kevin Dixon