IC 434
The Horsehead Nebula, Dark Nebula, Orion
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Astro-Physics 175EDF f6
AP 3600GTO "El Capitan"
SBIG STX-16803

SBIG STX-External/OAG
January 2014. Cave Creek Canyon Observatory, Arizona Sky Village
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- H-Alpha - 5nm (Astrodon) 47x15 mins     = 705 mins

 
Total Exposure Time =  11h 45m
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Data Imaged remotely over 4 nights  (Jan 6, 8, 9, & 10, 2014).
This region (IC 434) is part of the Orion Molecular cloud. The Horsehead Nebula (Barnard 33) is the distinctive Dark Nebula which gives the region its name.
2015, David A. Churchill
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