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Contains:  M 43, NGC 1982, M 42, Great Nebula in Orion, NGC 1976, The star θ2Ori, The star θ1Ori
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M42 - The Orion Nebula, 





    
        

            Insight Observatory
M42 - The Orion Nebula

M42 - The Orion Nebula

Technical card

Resolution: 1435x1351

Dates:Oct. 10, 2018

Frames: 1x120"

Integration: 0.0 hours

Avg. Moon age: 1.43 days

Avg. Moon phase: 2.31%

Astrometry.net job: 2324168

RA center: 83.739 degrees

DEC center: -5.404 degrees

Pixel scale: 1.641 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 102.117 degrees

Field radius: 0.449 degrees

Data source: Own remote observatory

Remote source: SkyPi Online Observatory

Description

The Orion Nebula is a diffuse nebula situated in the Milky Way, being south of Orion's Belt in the constellation of Orion. It is one of the brightest nebulae and is visible to the naked eye in the night sky.

Imaged on Insight Observatory's Astronomical Telescope for Educational Outreach (ATEO-2).

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M42 - The Orion Nebula, 





    
        

            Insight Observatory