Horsehead Nebula Panorama
Photograph - Digital Photo
Actual Astrophotograph. The Flame Nebula ngc2024 dominates the central portion while the Horsehead Nebula is to the right. Other nebulous structures are seen:
The Horsehead and Flame Nebula Region B33/IC434/NGC2024/NGC2023.
The large/bright star is Zeta
Orionis, aka Alnitak, the left
lower star in Orion's belt.
Left side nebulousity is an optical artifact/internal reflection.
December 13th, 2010
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