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Contains:  IC 435, NGC 2024, NGC 2023, Horsehead nebula, IC 434, IC 432, IC 431, IC 426, NGC 1990, IC 423, The star Alnitak (ζOri), The star σOri, The star Alnilam (εOri), The star Mintaka (δOri), The star 31Ori, Part of the constellation Orion (Ori)
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The Orion's Belt

Technical card

Imaging telescope or lens:Takahashi Epsilon 180ED

Imaging camera:Nikon D810A

Mount:Vixen AXD

Guiding telescope or lens:Takahashi GT-40

Guiding camera:Starlight Xpress Superstar

Software:PixInsight 1.8Adobe Photoship CC 2017FlatAidePro

Resolution: 5000x5758

Dates:Nov. 21, 2017

36x10" ISO200
96x180" ISO800

Integration: 4.9 hours

Avg. Moon age: 2.71 days

Avg. Moon phase: 8.06% job: 1830042

RA center: 83.933 degrees

DEC center: -1.578 degrees

Pixel scale: 2.750 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 91.691 degrees

Field radius: 2.913 degrees

Locations: Shirosato, Shirosato-town, Ibaraki, Japan


2 panels mosaic



Toshiya Arai



reduced halo

Sky plot

Sky plot


The Orion's Belt, 


            Toshiya Arai