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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M42

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            Jan Schneidler
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M42

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Skywatcher MN190

Imaging cameras: Canon EOS 450D

Mounts: SkyWatcher NEQ6 PRO

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Skywatcher Sucher 50mm

Guiding cameras: qhy5

Software: Adobe Photoshop CS 6  ·  Stark Labs PHD 1  ·  Cartes du Ciel CdC  ·  DSS  ·  APT


Dates:Jan. 2, 2013

Integration: 0.0 hours

Avg. Moon age: 19.48 days

Avg. Moon phase: 76.86%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 781405

RA center: 5h 35' 1"

DEC center: -5° 30' 21"

Pixel scale: 1.074 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 89.878 degrees

Field radius: 0.515 degrees


Resolution: 2554x2324

Locations: Home, Solothurn, Switzerland

Data source: Backyard

Description

ISO 800: 4x60, 1x120, 1x300, 1x600 Sek

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M42, 



    
        

            Jan Schneidler