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NGC2024 Flame Nebula

NGC2024 Flame Nebula

DETAILS: Imaged with the STV Digital Video Camera and Autoguider, with the FR-237 at f3.75, LX200 10" with Taurus Tracker III, and RGB filters in a Lumicon filter slide. Processed, aligned and color combined in MaxIm DL.

COMMENTARY: The Flame Nebula, located in the Constellation Orion is an emission nebula energized by Zeta Orionis and other nearby hot stars near the Horsehead Nebula. It is a beautiful imaging target.

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