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Contains:  M 43, NGC 1982, NGC 1977, NGC 1980, M 42, Great Nebula in Orion, NGC 1976, NGC 1975, NGC 1981, NGC 1973, The star 45Ori, The star ιOri, The star θ2Ori, The star θ1Ori, The star 42Ori
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M42 - Orion Nebula, 


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M42 - Orion Nebula

M42 - Orion Nebula

Technical card

Imaging telescope or lens:Skywatcher ED 80/600

Imaging camera:Canon EOS 30D

Guiding telescope or lens:Skywatcher 9x50 finder

Guiding camera:QHYCCD QHY5L-IIc

Focal reducer:Skywatcher 0.85x Focal Reducer


Filter:Astronomik L-2 UV-IR Block

Resolution: 3568x2450

Dates:Nov. 13, 2018

Astronomik L-2 UV-IR Block: 39x15" ISO800
Astronomik L-2 UV-IR Block: 36x300" ISO800

Integration: 3.2 hours

Avg. Moon age: 5.51 days

Avg. Moon phase: 30.60% job: 2386590

RA center: 83.929 degrees

DEC center: -5.265 degrees

Pixel scale: 2.525 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 49.100 degrees

Field radius: 1.518 degrees

Data source: Backyard



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License: Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivs Creative Commons


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Sky plot

Sky plot


M42 - Orion Nebula, 


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