Hemisphere:  Southern  ·  Constellation: Orion (Ori)  ·  Contains:  Great Nebula in Orion  ·  M 42  ·  M 43  ·  NGC 1976  ·  NGC 1982  ·  The star θ1Ori  ·  The star θ2Ori
M42 - Orion's Nebula, 



    
        

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

M42 - Orion's Nebula, 



    
        

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

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Celestron EdgeHD 800

Imaging cameras: Canon 6D

Mounts: CGEM

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Orion ShortTube 80 Guide Scope

Guiding cameras: Orion StarShoot Autoguider

Focal reducers: Celestron .7x Focal Reducer

Software: DeepSkyStacker 3.3.4  ·  Adobe Lightroom 5.5


Dates:Feb. 6, 2016

Frames: 10x180" (30') ISO1600

Integration: 30'

Darks: 10

Flats: 10

Avg. Moon age: 27.26 days

Avg. Moon phase: 5.74%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 5.00


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 972373

RA center: 05h35m04s

DEC center: -05°2526

Pixel scale: 0.956 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 108.920 degrees

Field radius: 0.471 degrees


Resolution: 2760x2228

Locations: Home, Marcy, NY, United States

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M42 - Orion's Nebula, 



    
        

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