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Imaging telescope or lens: Celestron 6" Newtonian

Imaging camera: QHYCCD QHY10 Color

Mount: Celestron AVX

Guiding telescope or lens: Orion ST 80

Guiding camera: Lodestar X2

Software: PixInsightDeepSky StackerNebulosity 4

Resolution: 1771x1249

Dates: Feb. 9, 2017

Frames: 12x180"

Integration: 0.6 hours

Avg. Moon age: 12.62 days

Avg. Moon phase: 94.86%

Astrometry.net job: 1726797

RA center: 83.808 degrees

DEC center: -5.400 degrees

Pixel scale: 1.664 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 58.189 degrees

Field radius: 0.501 degrees

Description

I found some old data on my hard drive of the Orion Nebula so I decided to process it again. It's only 36 minutes of data, but this is a bright nebula.

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Color adjusted.

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Orion Nebula (M42), Chuck's Astrophotography