NGC 2023/2024, IC434, vdB 50/51 (2018)

    OBJECT INFORMATION

    Several objects populate this picture. From right to left: The famous horsehead nebula (IC 434), NGC 2023, NGC 2024 (flame nebula), IC432 (vdB 51) and IC 431 (vdB 50)


IMAGE DATA

  • Date: several nights in October 2018
  • Location: Bergisches Land
  • Exposure: 85x300s (total: 7.1 hours) @ Unity Gain
  • FWHM: 2.5-2.8″
  • Note: Image is downsampled to 50% (2.3″/px)
  • Telescope: APO Esprit 120ED f/7
  • Mount: Paramount ME MKS5000
  • Camera: ZWO ASI071MC Pro
  • Filters: Baader L