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  ·  NGC 1999  ·  The star 42Ori  ·  The star 45Ori  ·  The star θ1Ori  ·  The star θ2Ori  ·  The star ιOri
Getting plate-solving status, please wait...
M42 in LRGB under London skyglow, 



    
        

            Marco Gulino
M42 in LRGB under London skyglow
Powered byPixInsight

M42 in LRGB under London skyglow

Getting plate-solving status, please wait...
M42 in LRGB under London skyglow, 



    
        

            Marco Gulino
M42 in LRGB under London skyglow
Powered byPixInsight

M42 in LRGB under London skyglow

Equipment

Imaging Telescopes Or Lenses
TS-Optics Photoline 60mm f/5.5
Imaging Cameras
ZWO ASI1600MM
Mounts
Star Adventurer
Filters
ZWO L (IR-Cutoff) Filter Optimized for ASI1600 · ZWO Blue Filter Optimized for ASI1600 · ZWO Green Filter Optimized for ASI1600 · ZWO Red Filter Optimized for ASI1600
Accessories
ZWO EFWmini · TS-Optics 2" PHOTOLINE 0.79x Reducer / corrector
Software
PixInsight · Gimp 2.8

Acquisition details

Dates:
Feb. 9, 2018
Frames:
ZWO Blue Filter Optimized for ASI1600: 30x15" (7' 30") (gain: 180.00) bin 3x3
ZWO Green Filter Optimized for ASI1600: 30x15" (7' 30") (gain: 180.00) bin 3x3
ZWO L (IR-Cutoff) Filter Optimized for ASI1600: 114x15" (28' 30") (gain: 60.00) bin 1x1
ZWO Red Filter Optimized for ASI1600: 30x15" (7' 30") (gain: 180.00) bin 3x3
Integration:
51'
Darks:
20
Flats:
30
Flat darks:
30
Bias:
500
Avg. Moon age:
23.80 days
Avg. Moon phase:
32.83%
Bortle Dark-Sky Scale:
5.00

Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 1924871

RA center: 05h35m22s.1

DEC center: -05°2230

Pixel scale: 2.952 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 8.826 degrees

Field radius: 2.297 degrees

Resolution: 4472x3374

Locations: Ealing, London, London, United Kingdom

Data source: Backyard

Description

Quick test shot of M42 in London.

Comments

Sky plot

Sky plot

Histogram

M42 in LRGB under London skyglow, 



    
        

            Marco Gulino

In these public groups

UK Astro-Imaging
Imagers of Italy