Horsehead and Flame Nebula - Stock Image

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This is an image of the beautiful Horsehead and Flame Nebula in the constellation Orion. The "horse's head" is 1500 light years distant and formed by a cloud of dust silhouetted against the nebula in the background. The red nebula is formed by emitted ionized gas from the star Sigma Orionis.

This image was taken over 2 nights with a modified Canon 450d at a Focal Length of 600mm, f/7.5. Total exposure was time 4 hours 55 minutes.
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