IC 434 Horsehead Nebula

IC 434

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Object: IC 434 Horsehead Nebula Constellation Orion

Distance: 1600 light years

Date(s) Taken: Oct 28 thru Dec 10, 2011

Telescope: Takahashi TSA 102S with Field Flattener

Focal Length: 800 mm

Camera: ST 2000 XM operating at -15 deg C sensor temperature

Resolution: 1.91 Arc-seconds / Pixel

Exposures: 24 hours total duration

20 Luminance - 10 Minute Images

17 Red - 10 Minute Images

22 Green - 10 Minute Images

22 Blue - 10 Minute Images

21 H-alpha - 30 Minute Images

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