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Contains:  M 43, NGC 1982, NGC 1977, NGC 1980, M 42, Great Nebula in Orion, NGC 1976, NGC 1975, NGC 1981, NGC 1973, The star 45Ori, The star ιOri, The star θ2Ori, The star θ1Ori, The star 42Ori

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    Great Orion Nebula M42, 


            Stefan Westphal
    Great Orion Nebula M42

    Great Orion Nebula M42

    Technical card

    Resolution: 2134x2835

    Dates:Feb. 6, 2016

    Baader Planetarium 36mm Blue: 6x240" -20C bin 1x1
    Baader Planetarium 36mm Green: 6x240" -20C bin 1x1
    Baader Planetarium 36mm Luminance: 14x240" -20C bin 1x1
    Baader Planetarium 36mm Red: 6x240" -20C bin 1x1

    Integration: 2.1 hours

    Darks: ~11

    Flats: ~31

    Bias: ~159

    Avg. Moon age: 27.26 days

    Avg. Moon phase: 5.74%

    Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 3.00

    Mean FWHM: 21.20

    Temperature: -1.00 job: 956199

    RA center: 83.790 degrees

    DEC center: -5.258 degrees

    Pixel scale: 2.904 arcsec/pixel

    Orientation: -177.571 degrees

    Field radius: 1.432 degrees

    Locations: Vockenroth, Neuhof an der Zenn, Bayern, Germany


    Image Data:
    Date: 06.02.2016
    Location: Vockenroth / Mittelfranken
    Telescope: SGN 44 f/3,9
    Correcktor: Gyulai GPU
    Camera: Atik 383L+ at -20°C
    integration time: LRGB 56:24:24:24min
    Guiding: Ts Off Axis Guider and M-Gen ll
    Processing: DSS, Fitswork, Photo Shop CS6



    Stefan Westphal
    License: None (All rights reserved)

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    Great Orion Nebula M42, 


            Stefan Westphal

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