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Hemisphere:  Southern  ·  Contains:  Great Orion Nebula, Lower Sword, M 42, M 43, Mairan's Nebula, NGC 1976, NGC 1977, NGC 1980, NGC 1982, Orion Nebula, The star 42Ori, The star 45Ori, The star θ1Ori, The star θ2Ori, The star ιOri, the Running Man Nebula
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M42 aka Great Orion Nebula in Hubble Palette, 



    
        

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M42 aka Great Orion Nebula in Hubble Palette
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M42 aka Great Orion Nebula in Hubble Palette

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: TeleVue Genesis

Imaging cameras: SBIG ST8300M

Mounts: Vixen Sphinx SXD

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Celestron 8x50 Finder

Software: PHD guiding  ·  Nebulosity  ·  PixInsight

Filters: Baader Planetarium H-alpha 7nm (36mm)  ·  Baader Planetarium OIII 8nm 36mm  ·  Baader Planetarium SII 8.5nm 36mm

Accessory: SBIG Filter Wheel FW8-8300


Dates:Oct. 25, 2014

Frames:
Baader Planetarium H-alpha 7nm (36mm): 12x600" bin 1x1
Baader Planetarium OIII 8nm 36mm: 12x600" bin 1x1
Baader Planetarium SII 8.5nm 36mm: 12x600" -20C bin 1x1

Integration: 6.0 hours

Avg. Moon age: 1.55 days

Avg. Moon phase: 2.70%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 2.00


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 3569033

RA center: 5h 34' 36"

DEC center: -5° 33' 14"

Pixel scale: 2.224 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 181.598 degrees

Field radius: 1.298 degrees


Resolution: 3352x2532

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