Hemisphere:  Southern  ·  Constellation: Orion (Ori)  ·  Contains:  Great Nebula in Orion  ·  M 42  ·  M 43  ·  NGC 1973  ·  NGC 1975  ·  NGC 1976  ·  NGC 1977  ·  NGC 1980  ·  NGC 1982  ·  The star 42Ori  ·  The star 45Ori  ·  The star θ1Ori  ·  The star θ2Ori  ·  The star ιOri
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M42 - The Orion Nebula (2-frame mosaic), 



    
        

            Samuli Vuorinen
M42 - The Orion Nebula (2-frame mosaic)
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M42 - The Orion Nebula (2-frame mosaic)

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M42 - The Orion Nebula (2-frame mosaic), 



    
        

            Samuli Vuorinen
M42 - The Orion Nebula (2-frame mosaic)
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M42 - The Orion Nebula (2-frame mosaic)

Equipment

Imaging Telescopes Or Lenses
Boren-Simon PowerNewt 8
Imaging Cameras
Atik 460EX
Mounts
Sky-Watcher EQ-6 Pro
Filters
Astrodon Tru-Balance E-Series R · Astrodon Tru-Balance E-Series G · Astrodon Tru-Balance E-Series B · Astrodon Tru-Balance E-Series L
Accessories
Lunatico Astronomia Seletek Armadillo · ASA 2" x 0,73 Corrector/Reducer 2KORRR
Software
PixInsight · Sequence Generator Pro
Guiding Telescopes Or Lenses
Finderscope
Guiding Cameras
Starlight Xpress Superstar

Acquisition details

Dates:
Dec. 7, 2015 ·  Jan. 15, 2016
Frames:
Astrodon Tru-Balance E-Series B: 6x300" (30') -15°C bin 1x1
Astrodon Tru-Balance E-Series B: 18x10" (3') -25°C bin 1x1
Astrodon Tru-Balance E-Series B: 6x300" (30') -25°C bin 1x1
Astrodon Tru-Balance E-Series G: 6x300" (30') -15°C bin 1x1
Astrodon Tru-Balance E-Series G: 18x10" (3') -25°C bin 1x1
Astrodon Tru-Balance E-Series G: 6x300" (30') -25°C bin 1x1
Astrodon Tru-Balance E-Series L: 6x300" (30') -15°C bin 1x1
Astrodon Tru-Balance E-Series L: 18x10" (3') -25°C bin 1x1
Astrodon Tru-Balance E-Series L: 6x300" (30') -25°C bin 1x1
Astrodon Tru-Balance E-Series R: 6x300" (30') -15°C bin 1x1
Astrodon Tru-Balance E-Series R: 18x10" (3') -25°C bin 1x1
Astrodon Tru-Balance E-Series R: 6x300" (30') -25°C bin 1x1
Integration:
4h 12'
Flats:
21
Bias:
500
Avg. Moon age:
15.83 days
Avg. Moon phase:
24.00%
Temperature:
-17.00

Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 917043

RA center: 05h35m01s.2

DEC center: -05°2052

Pixel scale: 3.071 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 179.056 degrees

Field radius: 0.956 degrees

Resolution: 1246x1862

Locations: Komakallio, Kirkkonummi, Finland

Comments

Revisions

  • M42 - The Orion Nebula (2-frame mosaic), 



    
        

            Samuli Vuorinen
    Original
  • M42 - The Orion Nebula (2-frame mosaic), 



    
        

            Samuli Vuorinen
    B
  • Final
    M42 - The Orion Nebula (2-frame mosaic), 



    
        

            Samuli Vuorinen
    C

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M42 - The Orion Nebula (2-frame mosaic), 



    
        

            Samuli Vuorinen