Hemisphere:  Southern  ·  Constellation: Orion (Ori)  ·  Contains:  Great Nebula in Orion  ·  M 42  ·  M 43  ·  NGC 1976  ·  NGC 1982  ·  The star θ1Ori  ·  The star θ2Ori
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            Salvatore Grasso
Messier 42
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Messier 42

Equipment

Imaging Telescopes Or Lenses
Astro-Tech RC8
Imaging Cameras
SBIG ST-8300M · Canon EOS 1000D / Rebel XS
Mounts
Orion USA Atlas
Filters
Astrodon H-alpha 5nm
Guiding Telescopes Or Lenses
William Optics ZS80IIED
Guiding Cameras
Meade DSI C

Acquisition details

Dates:
Jan. 4, 2012
Frames:
Integration:
0
Avg. Moon age:
10.25 days
Avg. Moon phase:
78.64%

Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 88520

RA center: 05h34m40s.1

DEC center: -05°2927

Pixel scale: 1.490 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -179.794 degrees

Field radius: 0.433 degrees

Resolution: 620x603

Locations: Backyard , Brewster , Ny, United States

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Messier 42 , 



    
        

            Salvatore Grasso