Hemisphere:  Southern  ·  Constellation: Orion (Ori)  ·  Contains:  B33  ·  Flame Nebula  ·  Horsehead nebula  ·  IC 434  ·  IC434  ·  NGC 2023  ·  NGC2023  ·  Orion B  ·  Sh2-277
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B33, IC434 and NGC2023 close up (crop), 



    
        

            Roy Hagen
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B33, IC434 and NGC2023 close up (crop)

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B33, IC434 and NGC2023 close up (crop), 



    
        

            Roy Hagen
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B33, IC434 and NGC2023 close up (crop)

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Astrometry.net job: 4278953

RA center: 5h 41' 9"

DEC center: -2° 25' 8"

Pixel scale: 0.606 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -87.836 degrees

Field radius: 0.409 degrees


Resolution: 4000x2760

Locations: Frontyard, Geithus, Buskerud, Norway

Data source: Backyard

Description

This is a crop of my image of the" Horsehead nebula and friends"

The nebula IC 434 is the bright nebula in the background with the dark horsehead in the foreground.

NGC2023 is a star forming, reflection and emission nebula close to the horsehead and spans four light years across.

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