Hemisphere:  Southern  ·  Constellation: Orion (Ori)  ·  Contains:  Great Nebula in Orion  ·  M 42  ·  M 43  ·  NGC 1976  ·  NGC 1980  ·  NGC 1982  ·  The star θ1Ori  ·  The star θ2Ori  ·  The star ιOri
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M42 Orion nebula, 



    
        

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M42 Orion nebula

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M42 Orion nebula, 



    
        

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M42 Orion nebula

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Planewave Instruments CDK 14"

Imaging cameras: SBIG STX-16803

Mounts: RAINBOWASTRO RST400

Guiding cameras: ZWO optical ASI174MM

Filters: Ha 3nm  ·  Astrodon Tru-Balance Generation 2 E-Series - L  ·  Astrodon Tru-Balance Generation 2 E-Series - B  ·  Astrodon Tru-Balance Generation 2 E-Series - G  ·  Astrodon Tru-Balance Generation 2 E-Series - R

Accessory: Astrodon MOAG


Dates:Jan. 6, 2017Jan. 22, 2017Jan. 23, 2017

Frames:
Astrodon Tru-Balance Generation 2 E-Series - B: 20x10" (3' 20") bin 2x2
Astrodon Tru-Balance Generation 2 E-Series - B: 10x600" (1h 40') bin 2x2
Astrodon Tru-Balance Generation 2 E-Series - G: 20x10" (3' 20") bin 2x2
Astrodon Tru-Balance Generation 2 E-Series - G: 10x600" (1h 40') bin 2x2
Astrodon Tru-Balance Generation 2 E-Series - L: 20x10" (3' 20") bin 1x1
Astrodon Tru-Balance Generation 2 E-Series - L: 16x600" (2h 40') bin 1x1
Astrodon Tru-Balance Generation 2 E-Series - R: 20x10" (3' 20") bin 2x2
Astrodon Tru-Balance Generation 2 E-Series - R: 10x600" (1h 40') bin 2x2

Integration: 7h 53' 20"

Avg. Moon age: 19.29 days

Avg. Moon phase: 34.42%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 1421373

RA center: 05h34m45s

DEC center: -05°3144

Pixel scale: 0.730 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -179.754 degrees

Field radius: 0.559 degrees


Resolution: 1824x1824

Locations: RainbowAstro Remote Observatory (DarkSky Newmexico), Animas, New Mexico, United States

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M42 Orion nebula, 



    
        

            Byoungjun Jeong