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Contains:  M 43, NGC 1982, NGC 1980, M 42, Great Nebula in Orion, NGC 1976, The star ιOri, The star θ2Ori, The star θ1Ori
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NGC 1976 Orion Nebula, 


            Kristof Dabrowski
NGC 1976 Orion Nebula

NGC 1976 Orion Nebula

Technical card

Resolution: 2148x3318

Dates:Feb. 14, 2019

Frames: 103x3" ISO1600

Integration: 0.1 hours

Darks: ~30

Flats: ~28

Bias: ~40

Avg. Moon age: 8.97 days

Avg. Moon phase: 66.58%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 8.00

Temperature: 4.00 job: 2525726

RA center: 83.851 degrees

DEC center: -5.481 degrees

Pixel scale: 1.103 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 4.572 degrees

Field radius: 0.606 degrees

Locations: Home kitchen, Turnhout, Antwerpen, Belgium

Data source: Backyard


This is my third attempt on NGC 1976. Made a lot more image files, also made the correct darks, flats and bias frames. Really amazed at the diffrence in noise. So happy with this result! Clear skies and onto the next target, the seven sisters!



Kristof Dabrowski
License: None (All rights reserved)

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NGC 1976 Orion Nebula, 


            Kristof Dabrowski