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Contains:  Great Nebula in Orion, M 42, M 43, NGC 1973, NGC 1975, NGC 1976, NGC 1977, NGC 1980, NGC 1982, The star 42Ori, The star 45Ori, The star θ1Ori, The star θ2Ori, The star ιOri
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Orion and Running Man Widefield, 


            Salvatore Grasso
Orion and Running Man Widefield
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Orion and Running Man Widefield

Technical card

Imaging telescope or lens:William Optics ZS80IIED

Imaging cameras:

Mount:Orion USA Atlas

Guiding telescopes or lenses:

Guiding camera:Meade DSI C

Focal reducers:


Filter:Astrodon Tru-Balance Generation 2 E-Series - LRGB


Resolution: 1400x1043

Dates:Dec. 25, 2014

Astrodon Tru-Balance Generation 2 E-Series - LRGB: 17x360" -15C bin 1x1
Astrodon Tru-Balance Generation 2 E-Series - LRGB: 21x300" -15C bin 2x2

Integration: 3.5 hours

Darks: 0

Flats: 0

Flat darks: 0

Bias: 0

Avg. Moon age: 3.81 days

Avg. Moon phase: 15.54%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 5.00

Mean SQM: None

Mean FWHM: None

Temperature: None

Basic astrometry details job: 481821

RA center: 5h 34' 48"

DEC center: -5° 27' 0"

Pixel scale: 4.747 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -78.457 degrees

Field radius: 1.151 degrees

Locations: Backyard , Sarasota , Florida, United States


Some high resolution data was layered in on parts of the main M42 & Running man Nebulae



Salvatore Grasso
License: Attribution-NoDerivs Creative Commons

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Orion and Running Man Widefield, 


            Salvatore Grasso