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Contains:  M 43, NGC 1982, NGC 1977, NGC 1980, M 42, Great Nebula in Orion, NGC 1976, NGC 1975, NGC 1981, NGC 1973, The star 45Ori, The star ιOri, The star θ2Ori, The star θ1Ori, The star 42Ori
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M42 - Wider View Including Running Man, 


            Duane M.
M42 - Wider View Including Running Man

M42 - Wider View Including Running Man

Technical card

Imaging telescope or lens:Orion ShortTube 80 Guide Scope

Imaging camera:Canon T2i/550D


Guiding telescope or lens:Orion 10" f/3.9 Astrograph

Guiding camera:Orion Starshoot Autoguider

Software:O'Telescope BackyardEOSCS5DeekSkyStacker (DSS)

Resolution: 4039x2663

Dates:Feb. 25, 2015

Frames: 21x50"

Integration: 0.3 hours

Avg. Moon age: 7.16 days

Avg. Moon phase: 47.67% job: 557481

RA center: 5h 34' 37"

DEC center: -5° 9' 36"

Pixel scale: 2.202 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 84.439 degrees

Field radius: 1.480

Locations: Home , Cleveland, Texas, United States


Imaged through my ShortTube 80 last night... Not a fan. Need apo!

Revision B: Did a bit a GREEN REMOVAL on it... Not sure where that green was coming from, unless it's that giant green street light about a quarter mile away...



Duane M.
License: Attribution-NoDerivs Creative Commons


  • M42 - Wider View Including Running Man, 


            Duane M.
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    M42 - Wider View Including Running Man, 


            Duane M.

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M42 - Wider View Including Running Man, 


            Duane M.

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