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M42, 



    
        

            Mike Oates

M42

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M42, 



    
        

            Mike Oates

M42

Equipment

Imaging Telescopes Or Lenses
Takahashi FSQ-106 ED
Imaging Cameras
Starlight Xpress SX-814 Trius Monochrome CCD
Mounts
Sky-Watcher AZ-EQ6 GT
Filters
Astrodon 3nm OIII · Astrodon 3nm SII · Ha 3nm
Accessories
Starlight-XPress Filter Wheel · Starlight Instruments FTF3545B-A Focuser
Software
Sequence Generator Pro · PIXINSIGHT 1.8
Guiding Telescopes Or Lenses
Opticstar AR80S (f5) Gold Guidescope
Guiding Cameras
Starlight-XPress Lodestar Autoguider

Acquisition details

Dates:
Dec. 5, 2014
Frames:
45x140" (1h 45')
Integration:
1h 45'
Avg. Moon age:
13.76 days
Avg. Moon phase:
98.86%

Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 466515

Resolution: 1600x1200

Locations: The Hills Observatory, Manchester, United Kingdom

Data source: Backyard

Description

Imaged in NB

Actual exposures with each filter were:

ha 10x60s + 5x300s

oiii 10x60s + 5x300s

sii 10x60s + 5x300s

Comments

Histogram

M42, 



    
        

            Mike Oates