Hemisphere:  Southern  ·  Constellation: Orion (Ori)  ·  Contains:  41 the01 Ori  ·  42 c Ori  ·  43 the02 Ori  ·  44 iot Ori  ·  45 Ori  ·  46 eps Ori  ·  48 sig Ori  ·  49 d Ori  ·  50 zet Ori  ·  Alnilam  ·  Alnitak  ·  B33  ·  Great Nebula in Orion  ·  Hatysa  ·  Horsehead nebula  ·  IC 430  ·  IC 431  ·  IC 432  ·  IC 434  ·  IC 435  ·  IC430  ·  IC431  ·  IC432  ·  IC434  ·  IC435  ·  M 42  ·  M 43  ·  M43  ·  NGC 1973  ·  NGC 1975  ·  And 37 more.
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Horsehead/Orion Mosaic- 8 panel *wip, 



    
        

            Matt Harbison
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Horsehead/Orion Mosaic- 8 panel *wip

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Horsehead/Orion Mosaic- 8 panel *wip, 



    
        

            Matt Harbison
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Horsehead/Orion Mosaic- 8 panel *wip

Imaging telescopes or lenses: William Optics FLT 132 Triplet APO WOFLT132

Imaging cameras: QHY 16200A

Mounts: Astro-Physics Mach 1 GTO

Guiding cameras: QHY-5-L-II-M QHY5-II Mono

Focal reducers: WILLIAM OPTICS FLAT 4

Software: PixInsight  ·  Adobe Photoshop photoshop PS  ·  Sequence Generator Pro

Filters: Astrodon Ha 3nm  ·  Astrodon Tru-Balance LRGB E-Series Gen 2

Accessory: QHY Med OAG QHYOAG-M  ·  Moonlite Crayford Focuser with motor


Dates:Jan. 27, 2017

Frames:Astrodon Tru-Balance LRGB E-Series Gen 2: 12x180" (36') -15C bin 1x1

Integration: 36'

Darks: ~12

Flats: ~12

Bias: ~12

Avg. Moon age: 29.02 days

Avg. Moon phase: 0.29%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 3.00


Astrometry.net job: 1461363

RA center: 5h 39' 14"

DEC center: -3° 18' 54"

Pixel scale: 15.047 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -70.076 degrees

Field radius: 4.111 degrees


Resolution: 1824x736

Locations: Cloudland Canyon, Trenton, Georgia, United States; Chattanooga, Chattanooga, Tn, United States

Description

Work in Progress. I might finish it in the next few years, haha. This season's weather has been terrible. Hopefully next year will be better.

8 Luminance panels in a mosaic of the Orion region. I hope to expand on it greatly and capture the entire constellation.

8 Panels
12 x 3 min Luminance per panel

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Horsehead/Orion Mosaic- 8 panel *wip, 



    
        

            Matt Harbison