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Photographer:

ottum@comcast.net

Location of Photo:

Rancho Hidalgo, NM

Date/Time of photo:

February, 2015

Equipment:

Personal remote-control 10" f/5 Newtonian, Canon 5D Mark III (modified), Paramount MX

Description:

Two fascinating and iconic nebulae are close to the "left" star in Orion's belt. The flame (NGC 2024 and Sh2-277) glows from the light of nearby Alnitak. The horsehead (Barnard 33) is a fortunately-shaped cloud of dust that obscures the red hydrogen gas behind.

Website:

http://www.astrobin.com/users/Dobsonion/

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