Hemisphere:  Southern  ·  Constellation: Orion (Ori)  ·  Contains:  Great Nebula in Orion  ·  M 42  ·  M 43  ·  NGC 1973  ·  NGC 1975  ·  NGC 1976  ·  NGC 1977  ·  NGC 1980  ·  NGC 1982  ·  The star 42Ori  ·  The star 45Ori  ·  The star θ1Ori  ·  The star θ2Ori  ·  The star ιOri
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M 42

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Sky-Watcher ED80

Imaging cameras: Moravian G2-8300 f5

Mounts: EQ 6 with Skysensor 2000 pc

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Sky-Watcher 80/400 f5 acro

Guiding cameras: Orion StarShoot AutoGuider Starshoot auto guider

Focal reducers: Sky-Watcher 0.85 Focal Reducer

Software: Adobe Photoship CC  ·  Pisinsight 1.8  ·  Cyanogen MaximDL5

Filters: Astronomik Deep-Sky RGB filter  ·  Astronomik CLS-CCD Filter

Accessory: Artesky flatgeneretor


Dates:Dec. 30, 2016Jan. 4, 2017

Frames:
Astronomik CLS-CCD Filter: 18x120" -35C
Astronomik CLS-CCD Filter: 14x5" -35C
Astronomik CLS-CCD Filter: 39x600" -35C
Astronomik Deep-Sky RGB filter: 27x120" -35C
Astronomik Deep-Sky RGB filter: 22x5" -35C
Astronomik Deep-Sky RGB filter: 25x600" -35C

Integration: 12.2 hours

Avg. Moon age: 3.57 days

Avg. Moon phase: 18.56%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 1426661

RA center: 5h 35' 58"

DEC center: -5° 21' 18"

Pixel scale: 2.131 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 352.193 degrees

Field radius: 1.215 degrees


Resolution: 3301x2442

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M 42, 



    
        

            PaoloMoroni