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


            Thomas Westphal
M 42 - Orion Nebula (LRGB)

M 42 - Orion Nebula (LRGB)

Technical card

Resolution: 4152x3303

Dates:Dec. 4, 2016

Frames: 220x60"

Integration: 3.7 hours

Avg. Moon age: 4.57 days

Avg. Moon phase: 21.82% job: 1380919

RA center: 83.821 degrees

DEC center: -5.365 degrees

Pixel scale: 1.360 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 86.467 degrees

Field radius: 1.002 degrees

Locations: OL Sternwarte / OL observatory, Oldenburg, Niedersachsen, Germany


M42 - der Orion Nebel im Sternbild Orion, aufgenommen im Dezember 2016
M42 - the Orion Nebula - shot in Dec. 2016

Aufnahmeort / location: Oldenburg

Aufnahmedaten / exposure data:

L => 15x60 sec. bin 1x1
R => 79x60 sec. bin 1x1
G => 60x60 sec. bin 1x1
B => 66x60 sec. bin 1x1



Thomas Westphal
License: Attribution-NoDerivs Creative Commons

Sky plot

Sky plot


M 42 - Orion Nebula (LRGB), 


            Thomas Westphal