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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

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Celestron C8 Schmidt-Cassegrain

Imaging cameras: Olympus OM 1

Mounts: Celestron Equatorial Wedge, Tripod and clock drive  ·  Celestron Dual-axis drive corrector

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Celestron C5 Schmidt-Cassegrain

Software: Elements Photoshop

Accessory: Celestron Eyepiece projection photography System


Dates:Nov. 25, 1986

Frames: 3x360"

Integration: 0.3 hours

Avg. Moon age: 22.91 days

Avg. Moon phase: 41.98%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 104619


Resolution: 956x738

Locations: Home, Venezia, Venice, 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

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Central region of the Orion Nebula M42, 



    
        

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