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Horsehead Nebula (IC 434) and environs in Orion


Orion holds my two most favorite astronomical objects. One is the Great Nebula, this is the other. My initial exposures fueled hopes for a hi-res shot, but I had to give that up as seeing conditions deteriored out here in November. Therefore, I'll keep trying until I get it right.


1200 minutes Luminance, 120 minutes Red, Green and Blue (1X1)
Takahashi Mewlon 300, f/9.2
SBIG ST-10XE, CFW8a and A0-7


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