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M42, 



    
        

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M42

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M42

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: TS PhotoLine 80/540

Imaging cameras: ZWO ASI 533 MC-Pro

Mounts: Celestron Advanced Avx

Software: GIMP 2.10

Filters: Explore Scientific UHC 2" Filter

Accessory: ZWO ASI Air Pro  ·  TS Optics 60mm guiding scope ZWO 120 guide cam


Dates:Feb. 27, 2021

Frames: 20x120" (40')

Integration: 40'

Avg. Moon age: 14.93 days

Avg. Moon phase: 99.97%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 4412672

RA center: 05h35m12s

DEC center: -05°2226

Pixel scale: 1.390 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 275.387 degrees

Field radius: 0.809 degrees


Resolution: 2951x2971

Data source: Traveller

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M42, 



    
        

            Armin Unterwandling