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Contains:  M 43, NGC 1982, NGC 1977, NGC 1980, M 42, Great Nebula in Orion, NGC 1976, NGC 1975, NGC 1981, NGC 1973, The star 45Ori, The star ιOri, The star θ2Ori, The star θ1Ori, The star 42Ori
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M42 The Great Orion Nebula, 





    
        

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M42 The Great Orion Nebula

M42 The Great Orion Nebula

Technical card

Imaging telescope or lens:Astro-Tech AT65EDQ

Imaging camera:QHY8 OSC

Mount:Losmandy G11

Guiding telescope or lens:William Optics 80mm FD

Guiding camera:Orion SSAG

Software:photoshopNebulosityPHD guiding

Resolution: 2450x1499

Dates:Dec. 11, 2012

Frames: 45x60"

Integration: 0.8 hours

Avg. Moon age: 27.37 days

Avg. Moon phase: 5.20%

Astrometry.net job: 137298

RA center: 83.787 degrees

DEC center: -5.299 degrees

Pixel scale: 3.808 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 102.318 degrees

Field radius: 1.519 degrees

Locations: Hovatter Airstrip, South of Salome, AZ, Arizona, United States

Description

3 - 10 minute subs combined with 15 - 1 minute subs taken in high winds. Threw out half of all the subs due to the wind.

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