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Contains:  NGC 1999, M 43, NGC 1982, NGC 1977, NGC 1980, M 42, Great Nebula in Orion, NGC 1976, NGC 1975, NGC 1981, NGC 1973, The star 45Ori, The star ιOri, The star θ2Ori, The star θ1Ori, The star 42Ori
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Messier 42, 20171015 (Canon DSLR), 


            Geert Vandenbulcke
Messier 42, 20171015 (Canon DSLR)

Messier 42, 20171015 (Canon DSLR)

Technical card

Imaging telescope or lens:Takahashi FSQ-106N

Imaging camera:Canon EOS 6D mod.

Mount:Astro-Physics AP1200GTO CP3

Guiding telescope or lens:Takahashi TOA-150B

Guiding camera:SBIG STT-3200ME

Software:PhotoShopAstro Pixel Processor

Filter:Optolong L-Pro 2"

Resolution: 1384x2143

Dates:Oct. 15, 2017

Frames: 20x60"

Integration: 0.3 hours

Avg. Moon age: 25.26 days

Avg. Moon phase: 19.25% job: 1768959

RA center: 5h 35' 32"

DEC center: -5° 20' 56"

Pixel scale: 5.520 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 357.348 degrees

Field radius: 1.956

Locations: Tranquility Base Observatory, Koksijde, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium

Data source: Backyard



Geert Vandenbulcke
License: None (All rights reserved)

Sky plot

Sky plot


Messier 42, 20171015 (Canon DSLR), 


            Geert Vandenbulcke