Hemisphere:  Southern  ·  Constellation: Orion (Ori)  ·  Contains:  Great Nebula in Orion  ·  Horsehead nebula  ·  IC 423  ·  IC 426  ·  IC 431  ·  IC 432  ·  IC 434  ·  IC 435  ·  M 42  ·  M 43  ·  NGC 1973  ·  NGC 1975  ·  NGC 1976  ·  NGC 1977  ·  NGC 1980  ·  NGC 1981  ·  NGC 1982  ·  NGC 1990  ·  NGC 2023  ·  NGC 2024  ·  Part of the constellation Orion (Ori)  ·  The star 42Ori  ·  The star 45Ori  ·  The star Alnilam (εOri)  ·  The star Alnitak (ζOri)  ·  The star Mintaka (δOri)  ·  The star θ1Ori  ·  The star θ2Ori  ·  The star ιOri  ·  The star σOri
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Orion's Belt & Sword, 



    
        

            Matt Harbison
Orion's Belt & Sword
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Orion's Belt & Sword

Imaging telescopes or lenses: William Optics Star 71 WO Star 71

Imaging cameras: Atik 383L+ Monochrome

Mounts: Astro-Physics Mach 1 GTO

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Sigma 50mm f/1.4

Guiding cameras: Starlight Xpress Lodestar

Software: PixInsight  ·  Adobe Photoshop photoshop PS  ·  Sequence Generator Pro

Filters: Baader Luminance Luminance  ·  Baader Ha 7nm

Accessory: Optec Alnitak Flip-Flat Flat Fielder  ·  ATIK Filter Wheel EFW2


Dates:Nov. 14, 2015

Frames: 48x600" (8h)

Integration: 8h

Avg. Moon age: 2.59 days

Avg. Moon phase: 7.43%


Astrometry.net job: 861373

RA center: 5h 36' 7"

DEC center: -3° 13' 33"

Pixel scale: 12.161 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 97.924 degrees

Field radius: 3.819 degrees


Resolution: 620x327

Locations: Cloudland Canyon, Trenton, Georgia, United States

Description

Shot during the new moon in November. Acquired in Sequence Generator Pro, calibrated in Pixinsight, with levels and curves adjusted and exported from Photoshop.

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Orion's Belt & Sword, 



    
        

            Matt Harbison