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Orions Sword: M42, M43 and Runnning Man NGC 1977, 



    
        

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Orions Sword: M42, M43 and Runnning Man NGC 1977
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Orions Sword: M42, M43 and Runnning Man NGC 1977

Orions Sword: M42, M43 and Runnning Man NGC 1977, 



    
        

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Orions Sword: M42, M43 and Runnning Man NGC 1977
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Orions Sword: M42, M43 and Runnning Man NGC 1977

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: TS ONTC 8" Newton f4 (800 mm)

Imaging cameras: Nikon D610

Mounts: Skywatcher NEQ6 Pro Goto

Guiding telescopes or lenses: TS Optics Guiderscope

Focal reducers: TS GPU Aplanatic Newton Koma Korrektor

Software: Adobe Photoshop CS6  ·  PHD2 Guiding

Filters: Astronomik UHC 2"


Dates:March 9, 2015March 12, 2015

Frames:
Astronomik UHC 2": 6x600" (1h) ISO1000
Astronomik UHC 2": 9x360" (54') ISO1250
Astronomik UHC 2": 19x15" (4' 45") ISO640

Integration: 1h 58' 45"

Avg. Moon age: 19.53 days

Avg. Moon phase: 75.28%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 570316

RA center: 5h 35' 4"

DEC center: -5° 23' 13"

Pixel scale: 3.070 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 93.989 degrees

Field radius: 1.372 degrees


Resolution: 2839x1516

Locations: Backyard, Bayreuth, Bayern, Germany

Description

The last chance to capture Orion in this winter. Seeing was bad (Guiding RMS 2.0").
Good bye Orion, see you again in half a year, hopefully under better conditions!

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Orions Sword: M42, M43 and Runnning Man NGC 1977, 



    
        

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