The Horsehead Nebula

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Rafael Compassi

Presidente Lucena – Brazil

80mm F/5 Triplet APO
QHY9m
36mm Baader filters
L: 39x300s
Ha: 52x300s
RGB: 24x150s
Captured with APT

The Horsehead Nebula (also known as Barnard 33) is a dark nebula in the constellation Orion. The nebula is located just to the south of the star Alnitak, which is farthest east on Orion’s Belt, and is part of the much larger Orion Molecular Cloud Complex.

2017-11-13T00:00:00

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