IC434 - Horsehead Nebula
LAAstro.com by Bill Patterson
Catalog: IC 434 & NGC 2024

Magnitude: 

Size:
60'

Constellation:
Orion

Common Name or Description: 
Horsehead Nebula & Flame Nebula
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Date Taken:  1/5/03                            Location:  Mt. Pinos, CA   
Equipment: 
Takahashi FSQ106 telescope & SBIG ST10XME CCD camera
Exposure:  LRGB =
40/25/25/25 (300 second individual exposures)
Notes: 
The original exposures were even more burned out around Altinak.  Greg Pyros let me use one of his images to layer-in and lower the brightness of the star.