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Contains:  NGC 1973, NGC 1975, NGC 1977, NGC 1981, The star 42Ori, The star 45Ori
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NGC 1977, The Running Man Nebula in Orion, 



    
        

            Fenton
NGC 1977, The Running Man Nebula in Orion
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NGC 1977, The Running Man Nebula in Orion

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Dates:Jan. 5, 2014

Frames: 12x300" ISO800

Integration: 1.0 hours

Darks: ~8

Flats: ~30

Bias: ~90

Avg. Moon age: 4.61 days

Avg. Moon phase: 22.18%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 5.00


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 406079

RA center: 5h 35' 20"

DEC center: -4° 47' 13"

Pixel scale: 1.173 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -179.322 degrees

Field radius: 0.677 degrees


Resolution: 3448x2324

Locations: Copperneck Observatory, Pleasant Grove, Utah, United States

Description

The running man nebula in Orion. This data was collected as a test of my (then) newly acquired auto-guiding system. I plan on getting more data on this object this winter (2014).

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Fenton
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NGC 1977, The Running Man Nebula in Orion, 



    
        

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