The Horsehead and Flame Nebulae B33 + IC 434 + NGC 2024

Posted by aimatsky
on Sunday, June 10, 2012

Horsehead and Flame Nebulas in Orion. The Flame Nebula is near the star Alnitak in Orions belt. Picture is made up of 70 60sec exposures with a QSI 583cs color camera cooled to -20 degrees centigrade. Telescope is a Celestron 11 inch edge hd on a CGEM mount. Camera was mounted to a Starizona Hyperstar lens operating at F2. Picture was taken on January 31, 2012 in Green Valley Arizona.

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