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
M42 Orion Nebula, 



    
        

            Graem Lourens
M42 Orion Nebula
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M42 Orion Nebula, 



    
        

            Graem Lourens
M42 Orion Nebula
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Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Skywatcher Evostar 80ED

Imaging cameras: ATIK 460EX Mono

Mounts: Skywatcher AZ-EQ6 GT

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Skywatcher ST80

Guiding cameras: QHY CCD QHY5L-II Mono

Focal reducers: Skywatcher 0.85x Focal Reducer/Corrector

Software: PixInsight

Filters: Baader Planetarium LRGB CCD 1.25"


Frames: 1x9000" (2h 30')

Integration: 2h 30'


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 1536948

RA center: 5h 34' 48"

DEC center: -5° 22' 12"

Pixel scale: 3.095 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 77.669 degrees

Field radius: 0.840 degrees


Resolution: 1600x1120

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M42 Orion Nebula, 



    
        

            Graem Lourens