B33 The Horsehead Nebula Closeup and IC434 Emission Nebula
Captured 5 hours in H-Alpha & 4 hours LRGB Light in October 2013 & December 2012 & 2013. 9 hour total exposure time through my Homemade 16″ scope & QHY8 CCD Camera. The Horsehead nebula is a visually elusive dusty stellar nursery or star formation region resembling the head of a horse. It is one of the most famous nebulae in the sky!