Flame Nebula


I don't know much about this nebula. It's near the Horsehead and the Great Orion Nebula. It is known as NGC 2024. It's wonderful to look at through the scope.

A composite of a three one minute exposures taken with the 12" LX200 and 416XT CCD at f3.3 in Monmouth, OR. (Feb 19, 1999).