B33 Horsehead Nebula

B33 Horsehead Nebula

23 Dec 2011
Object name: B33 Horsehead Nebula
Apparent RA: 5 41 10  Apparent Dec: -2 27 44
Constellation: Orion

The classic composition of the HII region around B33 , the flame and the bright Alnitak was too tempting for the 350D on the 8inch F5 Skywatcher Newtonian

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Captured in maxim and processed in photoshop

This image was autoguided using my homemade off axis guider and my black and white SC1 webcam.

Imaged with my homemade telescope mount

Exposure Details :

Coma Corrector 10x600s on 200mm @ F5 with 350D

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