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M42

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Imaging telescopes or lenses: Canon 70-250mm

Imaging cameras: Canon 1000d

Mounts: Orion Atlas EQ-G

Software: DeepSkyStacker  ·  Paint.Net


Dates:Jan. 6, 2013

Frames: 29x140" (1h 7' 40")

Integration: 1h 7' 40"

Avg. Moon age: 23.55 days

Avg. Moon phase: 35.32%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 114517

RA center: 5h 35' 28"

DEC center: -5° 25' 8"

Pixel scale: 4.938 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 89.698 degrees

Field radius: 3.219 degrees


Resolution: 620x413

Locations: DFO, Stillwater, OK, United States

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M42, 



    
        

            Jeromy Mills