Observation by Ian Sharp: Orion and Horse Head Nebulae

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Mr Ian David Sharp


Ian Sharp


2016 Jan 11 - 00:00


2021 Nov 01 - 16:15


The Orion Nebula (M42)

  • William Optics WO71 F/4.9 APO Refractor
  • Canon 6D DSLR Camera (modified)
  • Losmandy G11 Mount

61 x 240s plus 35 x 30s plus 30 x 15s


Rodalquilar, Cabo de Gata, Spain

Target name

M42 and IC 434


Orion and Horse Head Nebulae

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Imaged whilst hiring a rural house in Southern Spain during the Winter of 2015/2016. This image was taken through a William Optics WO71 APO refractor at F/4.9. A modified Canon 6D DSLR camera was the sensor. Fully processed in PixInsight, calibrated with bias, dark and flat frames.

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