Hemisphere:  Southern  ·  Constellation: Orion (Ori)  ·  Contains:  41 the01 Ori  ·  42 c Ori  ·  43 the02 Ori  ·  44 iot Ori  ·  45 Ori  ·  De Mairan's nebula  ·  Great Orion Nebula  ·  Hatysa  ·  IC 420  ·  Lower Sword  ·  M 42  ·  M 43  ·  Mairan's Nebula  ·  NGC 1973  ·  NGC 1975  ·  NGC 1976  ·  NGC 1977  ·  NGC 1980  ·  NGC 1981  ·  NGC 1982  ·  NGC 1999  ·  Orion Nebula  ·  Sh2-279  ·  Sh2-281  ·  The star 42Ori  ·  The star 45Ori  ·  The star θ1Ori  ·  The star θ2Ori  ·  The star ιOri  ·  Upper Sword  ·  And 3 more.
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M42 Orion Nebula

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M42 Orion Nebula

Equipment

Imaging Telescopes Or Lenses
Canon EF 400mm f/5.6L USM
Imaging Cameras
Canon EOS 70Da
Mounts
Star Adventurer
Filters
Astronomik CLS-CCD Clip Filter
Software
Pleiades Astrophoto PixInsight · Adobe Lightroom 6 (Adobe Lightroom)
Guiding Telescopes Or Lenses
Orion Mini 50mm Guide Scope
Guiding Cameras
Lacerta MGEN 2

Acquisition details

Dates:
Dec. 28, 2016
Frames:
Astronomik CLS-CCD Clip Filter: 46x120" (1h 32') ISO800
Integration:
1h 32'
Darks:
26
Bias:
42
Avg. Moon age:
28.79 days
Avg. Moon phase:
0.62%
Bortle Dark-Sky Scale:
3.00
Temperature:
1.00

RA center: 05h35m01s.50

DEC center: -05°1617.2

Pixel scale: 2.155 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -90.090 degrees

Field radius: 1.811 degrees

More info:Open 

Resolution: 5015x3380

Locations: Gurnigel 1608m, Bern, BE, Switzerland

Description

Yes, another clear night... :-)

Probably 90s would be better next time... It's center is so bright...

f/5.6

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Description: Reprocessed using DBE (instead of ABE). Very time consuming, but far better results than with ABE.

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