Hemisphere:  Southern  ·  Constellation: Orion (Ori)  ·  Contains:  Great Nebula in Orion  ·  M 42  ·  M 43  ·  NGC 1976  ·  NGC 1982  ·  The star θ1Ori  ·  The star θ2Ori
M42, 



    
        

            Mike
M42
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M42

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Imaging telescopes or lenses: Celestron C6

Imaging cameras: ORION StarShoot II

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Meade 8X50 finder scope

Guiding cameras: Meade DSI

Software: Photoshop CS CS2  ·  Maxim DL


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 418661

RA center: 05h35m02s.4

DEC center: -05°2540

Pixel scale: 2.218 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -170.939 degrees

Field radius: 0.308 degrees


Resolution: 620x463

Locations: my home, San Diego, CA, United States

Description

this is a combination of 100 - 1 sec, 75 - 10 sec and 75 - 30 sec

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M42, 



    
        

            Mike

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