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Contains:  M 43, NGC 1982, NGC 1980, M 42, Great Nebula in Orion, NGC 1976, The star 45Ori, The star ιOri, The star θ2Ori, The star θ1Ori, The star 42Ori
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M42 ASI 1600 SHO 2MinSubs, 


M42 ASI 1600 SHO 2MinSubs

M42 ASI 1600 SHO 2MinSubs

Technical card

Resolution: 4656x3520

Dates:Nov. 7, 2016

Frames: 84x120"

Integration: 2.8 hours

Avg. Moon age: 7.07 days

Avg. Moon phase: 46.69% job: 1319307

RA center: 83.763 degrees

DEC center: -5.381 degrees

Pixel scale: 1.119 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -1.729 degrees

Field radius: 0.907 degrees

Locations: Caxambas Observatory, Southwest, Florida, United States


Another try at M42 with reduced exposure on the ASI 1600 of 2 min per frame in Narrow Bands in order to preserve the center of the nebula. Looks like I was able to do it!



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M42 ASI 1600 SHO 2MinSubs,