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 1981  ·  NGC 1982  ·  The star 42Ori  ·  The star 45Ori  ·  The star θ1Ori  ·  The star θ2Ori  ·  The star ιOri
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M42

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Orion ShortTube 80mm f/5.0

Imaging cameras: Canon DSLR t3i

Mounts: Meade LX80

Software: DeepSkyStacker 3.3.2  ·  astronomy tools Astronomy Action Tools for PhotoShop  ·  Adobe Photoshop CS6


Dates:Jan. 6, 2013

Frames: 40x30" (20')

Integration: 20'

Avg. Moon age: 23.55 days

Avg. Moon phase: 35.32%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 117617

RA center: 05h35m05s

DEC center: -05°2540

Pixel scale: 2.210 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 95.814 degrees

Field radius: 1.380 degrees


Resolution: 620x434

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