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Great Orion nebula, Messier 42

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Imaging telescopes or lenses: Celestron Rowe-Ackermann Schmidt Astrograph  ·  TSOptics TS100Q

Imaging cameras: Canon EOS 50D debayert  ·  Canon EOS 5D MKII Baader modified

Mounts: Celestron CGE pro

Guiding cameras: LACERTA MGEN

Software: Photoshop CC  ·  O'Telescope Backyard EOS Premium Edition  ·  Deep SkyStacker 3.3.4

Filters: IDAS LPS D1  ·  Baader Ha 2" 7nm


Dates:Dec. 2, 2016Dec. 3, 2016

Frames:
Baader Ha 2" 7nm: 71x20" (23' 40") ISO1000
Baader Ha 2" 7nm: 26x500" (3h 36' 40") ISO1000
Baader Ha 2" 7nm: 20x700" (3h 53' 20") ISO1000
Baader Ha 2" 7nm: 51x10" (8' 30") ISO800
IDAS LPS D1: 98x20" (32' 40") ISO100
IDAS LPS D1: 73x5" (6' 5") ISO100
IDAS LPS D1: 65x100" (1h 48' 20") ISO200
IDAS LPS D1: 267x80" (5h 56') ISO200

Integration: 16h 25' 15"

Darks: ~20

Flats: ~20

Bias: ~20

Avg. Moon age: 3.16 days

Avg. Moon phase: 11.09%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 3.00

Temperature: -9.33


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 3818961

RA center: 5h 35' 2"

DEC center: -5° 24' 50"

Pixel scale: 2.129 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 15.720 degrees

Field radius: 1.566 degrees


Resolution: 4416x2921

Locations: Sternwarte am Bärenstein, Bärenstein, Sachsen, Germany

Description

Orion-Project in H-a-RGB.
Parallel use of 2 telescopes.
A total of Exposure of 17 hours

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