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Contains:  M 43, NGC 1982, M 42, Great Nebula in Orion, NGC 1976, The star 45Ori, The star θ2Ori, The star θ1Ori
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M42 / NGC 1976 Great Orion Nebula, 


            Kristof Dabrowski
M42 / NGC 1976 Great Orion Nebula

M42 / NGC 1976 Great Orion Nebula

Technical card

Resolution: 3014x1690

Dates:Feb. 20, 2019

Frames: 180x3" ISO1600

Integration: 0.1 hours

Darks: ~30

Flats: ~30

Bias: ~30

Avg. Moon age: 15.75 days

Avg. Moon phase: 98.90%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 6.00

Temperature: 4.00 job: 2535686

RA center: 83.881 degrees

DEC center: -5.349 degrees

Pixel scale: 1.103 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 241.184 degrees

Field radius: 0.530 degrees

Locations: Home kitchen, Turnhout, Antwerpen, Belgium

Data source: Backyard


My 4th attempt on Orion. Got a little sharper image this time, enough to make out the trapezium.
Loving the dust clouds.



Kristof Dabrowski
License: None (All rights reserved)

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M42 / NGC 1976 Great Orion Nebula, 


            Kristof Dabrowski