Horsehead (B33) and Flame Nebula

Photographer
bbardus
Email
babardus@gmail.com
Location of photo
Worthington, Ohio
Date/Time of photo
12/17/17
Equipment
Orion ED80 F7.5, Celestron AVX, Canon T3i (Full Spectrum Mod), Orion 0.8x Focal Reducer, Astronomik CLS-CCD Filter,Orion StarShoot AutoGuider Pro Mono
Description
The Horsehead Nebula (Barnard 33) is a dark nebula in the constellation Orion. The picture captures the bright star Alnitak along with the Flame nebula to the lower left. The dark cloud of dust and gas make up the Horsehead Nebula at about 1500 light years away. This was a 3 hour image @ 120s each.
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