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Contains:  Great Nebula in Orion, M 42, M 43, NGC 1976, NGC 1982, The star θ1Ori, The star θ2Ori
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M42 - Orion's Nebula, 


M42 - Orion's Nebula
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M42 - Orion's Nebula

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Imaging telescope or lens:Celestron EdgeHD 800

Imaging camera:Canon 6D


Guiding telescope or lens:Orion ShortTube 80 Guide Scope

Guiding camera:Orion StarShoot Autoguider

Focal reducer:Celestron .7x Focal Reducer

Software:DeepSkyStacker 3.3.4Adobe Lightroom 5.5

Dates:Feb. 6, 2016

Frames: 10x180" ISO1600

Integration: 0.5 hours

Darks: ~10

Flats: ~10

Avg. Moon age: 27.26 days

Avg. Moon phase: 5.74%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 5.00

Basic astrometry details job: 972373

RA center: 5h 35' 4"

DEC center: -5° 25' 26"

Pixel scale: 0.956 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 108.920 degrees

Field radius: 0.471 degrees

Resolution: 2760x2228

Locations: Home, Marcy, NY, United States



License: None (All rights reserved)

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M42 - Orion's Nebula,