Contains:  M 43, NGC 1982, NGC 1977, NGC 1980, M 42, Great Nebula in Orion, NGC 1976, NGC 1975, NGC 1973, The star 45Ori, The star ιOri, The star θ2Ori, The star θ1Ori, The star 42Ori
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M42 Orion Nebula Equinox 120/900, 





    
        

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M42 Orion Nebula Equinox 120/900

M42 Orion Nebula Equinox 120/900

Technical card

Resolution: 1050x1576

Dates: Dec. 12, 2015

Frames: 9x840"

Integration: 2.1 hours

Avg. Moon age: 1.03 days

Avg. Moon phase: 1.20%

Astrometry.net job: 1395225

RA center: 83.695 degrees

DEC center: -5.320 degrees

Pixel scale: 3.229 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 178.707 degrees

Field radius: 0.849 degrees

Data source: Unknown

Description

After 1 Year I captured M42 again with new Equipment and more Experience :-)

9 x 14min Lightframes, Total = 2h 6min
10 x Biasframes 12x Flatframes 5x Darkframes
Canon EOS 60D mod. ISO 200
Skywatcher Equinox ED 120/900 APO Refraktor
AZ-EQ6 Montierung
MGEN Autoguider, Dithering aktiv

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My second Deepsky Image attempt.
I love this Object, one of the reasons why i startet with Astrophotography "Make this own picture" ;-).

Skywatcher ED80/600 unguided
~20 x 10s
~20 x 30s
~10 x 1min
~10 x 1min 30s
~5 x 2min
~10 x 3min

Total ~1h 15min Lightframes for everyone a canon Darkframe

First image processing with Fitswork (thanks @Astrohardy Tutorial @Youtube)
Then Photoshop for fine tuning

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