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Central region of the Orion Nebula M42, 



    
        

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Central region of the Orion Nebula M42

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Central region of the Orion Nebula M42, 



    
        

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Central region of the Orion Nebula M42

Acquisition details

Dates:
Nov. 25, 1986
Frames:
3×360(18′)
Integration:
18′
Avg. Moon age:
22.91 days
Avg. Moon phase:
41.98%

Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 104619

Resolution: 956x738

File size: 118.1 KB

Locations: Home, Mestre, Venezia, Italy

Data source: Backyard

Description

In the heart of the nebula is the noted

quadruple, or multiple star, Theta Orionis: the four

brighter components form the "Trapezium".

Piggy back guiding with C5

Eyepiece projection photography!...

Agfachrome 1000 RS Professional - 1000 ISO (diafilm)

From Mestre (Venice) / Italy

Severe light pollution

Comments

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Central region of the Orion Nebula M42, 



    
        

            gigiastro