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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M42 - Deep Sky West Remote Observatory

Link to TIFF/FITS: http://www.deepskywest.com
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M42 - Deep Sky West Remote Observatory, 



    
        

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M42 - Deep Sky West Remote Observatory

Link to TIFF/FITS: http://www.deepskywest.com

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Takahashi FSQ-106EDXIII

Imaging cameras: QSI 683 wsg-8

Mounts: Paramount MyT

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Takahashi FSQ-106EDXIII

Guiding cameras: Lodestar

Software: PixInsight 1.8  ·  Software Bisque The Sky X Pro  ·  Focus Max  ·  Cyanogen Maxim DL5 ver. 5.24

Filters: Astrodon Luminance Tru-Balance E-Series Gen 2  ·  Astrodon Red Tru-Balance E-Series Gen 2  ·  Astrodon Blue Tru-Balance E-Series Gen 2  ·  Astrodon Green Tru-Balance E-Series Gen 2

Accessory: Interactive Astronomy Sky Alert  ·  DewBuster Dew Controller  ·  Interactive Astronomy Sky Eye  ·  Alnitak Flip flat  ·  Astrodon TAKometer  ·  M1OASYS M!OASYS  ·  Robofocus


Dates:Feb. 16, 2017

Frames:
Astrodon Blue Tru-Balance E-Series Gen 2: 8x15" (2') bin 1x1
Astrodon Blue Tru-Balance E-Series Gen 2: 16x60" (16') bin 1x1
Astrodon Blue Tru-Balance E-Series Gen 2: 16x600" (2h 40') bin 1x1
Astrodon Green Tru-Balance E-Series Gen 2: 16x15" (4') bin 1x1
Astrodon Green Tru-Balance E-Series Gen 2: 8x60" (8') bin 1x1
Astrodon Green Tru-Balance E-Series Gen 2: 16x600" (2h 40') bin 1x1
Astrodon Luminance Tru-Balance E-Series Gen 2: 16x15" (4') bin 1x1
Astrodon Luminance Tru-Balance E-Series Gen 2: 16x60" (16') bin 1x1
Astrodon Luminance Tru-Balance E-Series Gen 2: 16x600" (2h 40') bin 1x1
Astrodon Red Tru-Balance E-Series Gen 2: 8x15" (2') bin 1x1
Astrodon Red Tru-Balance E-Series Gen 2: 8x60" (8') bin 1x1
Astrodon Red Tru-Balance E-Series Gen 2: 16x600" (2h 40') bin 1x1

Integration: 11h 40'

Avg. Moon age: 20.08 days

Avg. Moon phase: 71.34%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 1461224

RA center: 5h 35' 27"

DEC center: -5° 15' 18"

Pixel scale: 2.100 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 145.017 degrees

Field radius: 1.206 degrees


Resolution: 1824x1376

Locations: Deep Sky West Remote Obsevatory (DSW), Rowe, New Mexico, United States

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