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M42 Great Nebula of Orion #10, 



    
        

            Molly Wakeling
M42 Great Nebula of Orion #10
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M42 Great Nebula of Orion #10

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M42 Great Nebula of Orion #10, 



    
        

            Molly Wakeling
M42 Great Nebula of Orion #10
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M42 Great Nebula of Orion #10

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Vixen NA140SSF

Imaging cameras: Nikon D5300

Mounts: Losmandy G-11 Gemini 1

Software: Photoshop CC 2017  ·  DeepSkyStacker 3.3.2 DeepSkyStacker3.3.2


Dates:Feb. 2, 2017

Frames: 21x60" (21') ISO1600

Integration: 21'

Darks: 15

Bias: 20

Avg. Moon age: 5.60 days

Avg. Moon phase: 31.51%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 4.00

Temperature: -3.00


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 3599322

RA center: 5h 35' 15"

DEC center: -5° 26' 27"

Pixel scale: 1.009 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 124.831 degrees

Field radius: 1.013 degrees


Resolution: 6016x4016

Data source: Backyard

Description

Testing out a new (to me) telescope, battling thin high clouds and a bright waxing moon on the first clear night in weeks!

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M42 Great Nebula of Orion #10, 



    
        

            Molly Wakeling