Hemisphere:  Southern  ·  Constellation: Orion (Ori)  ·  Contains:  41 the01 Ori  ·  43 the02 Ori  ·  De Mairan's nebula  ·  Great Nebula in Orion  ·  M 42  ·  M 43  ·  NGC 1976  ·  NGC 1982  ·  Sh2-281  ·  The star θ1Ori  ·  The star θ2Ori
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M42 - the Orion Nebula, 



    
        

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M42 - the Orion Nebula

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M42 - the Orion Nebula, 



    
        

            dkuchta5
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M42 - the Orion Nebula

Equipment

Imaging Telescopes Or Lenses
EdgeHD 8
Mounts
iOptron iEQ45Pro
Filters
IDAS LPS-D1
Accessories
Celestron Off Axis Guider · Celestron Edge f7 Focal Reducer
Software
PHD guiding · Sequence Generator Pro
Guiding Telescopes Or Lenses
EdgeHD 8

Acquisition details

Dates:
Jan. 15, 2017
Frames:
40x120" (1h 20')
Integration:
1h 20'
Avg. Moon age:
17.96 days
Avg. Moon phase:
88.87%

RA center: 05h35m15s.925

DEC center: -05°2248.82

Pixel scale: 0.662 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -91.845 degrees

Field radius: 0.543 degrees

More info:Open 

Resolution: 4930x3265

Locations: Dark Arts Observatory, Brockport, NY, United States

Data source: Backyard

Description

First image with my new ZWO ASI071 camera. This was taken on a night with a moon that was 84% illuminated.

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M42 - the Orion Nebula, 



    
        

            dkuchta5