4 Stars of the Trapezium (M42), 



    
        

            Jeff Clayton

4 Stars of the Trapezium (M42)

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Celestron CPC C9.25 GPS XLT

Imaging cameras: CELESTRON NEXIMAGE 5

Mounts: Celestron CPC Alt-Azimuth GPS Fork Mount

Software: Autostakkert! 2  ·  Photo Shop



Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 483823


Resolution: 620x473

Locations: Backyard, Salt Lake City, Utah, United States

Description

This is just a fun experiement. I have always loved trying to resolve the Trapezium. This is made with my Celestron C9.25 and a Neximage5 webcam. Its 250 frames at 1/10 sec exposure stacked in AS2!

V2 - a little more stretching brought out 2 faint stars :)

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4 Stars of the Trapezium (M42), 



    
        

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