Updated: 12.11.08

The Orion region of the sky is extremely rich in deep sky objects. Next to the Great Orion Nebula, one of the more famous is the Horsehead Nebula. It is a fascinating object, full of emission and reflection gas clouds. This Ha shot highlights the extentsive emission regions surrounding the Horsehead.

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Starlight Express

26x8 mins (total 208 minutes)


Stacked (w/SD) in Maxim, processed in PS (darks and flats)

guided EX-guider in the WO66SD


Chiefland, FL