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Contains:  Great Nebula in Orion, M 42, M 43, NGC 1976, NGC 1980, NGC 1982, The star θ1Ori, The star θ2Ori, The star ιOri
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M42, 



    
        

            Guillermo Barrancos
M42
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M42

Technical card

Imaging telescope or lens:SkyWatcher Esprit 120ED Super APO Triplet

Imaging camera:Canon 400D

Mount:Sky-Watcher NEQ6 Pro

Guiding camera:QHY5L-II c



Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 572091

RA center: 5h 35' 12"

DEC center: -5° 28' 8"

Pixel scale: 3.096 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -159.948 degrees

Field radius: 0.690 degrees


Resolution: 1280x968

Description

With a Lucky couple of Clear Nights, I decided to continue imaging With my old unmodded Canon 400D, for the fun of it and see how far I can go with the inevitable light polution and Limited data.
M42 is getting close to horizon for me now, so light polution was quite extensive and some flex in the setup cropped up in the image, as the scope was nearly horizontal.

Esprit 120 with Canon 400D. 6 x 120s ISO800. Stacked in DSS and processed in Photoshop.

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Guillermo Barrancos
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M42, 



    
        

            Guillermo Barrancos