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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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Orion Nebula, 





    
        

            dkamen
Orion Nebula

Orion Nebula

Technical card

Resolution: 2744x2608

Dates:Nov. 9, 2018Nov. 10, 2018Nov. 11, 2018

Frames:
1x62" ISO200
37x30" ISO400
10x41" ISO400
5x45" ISO400
7x46" ISO400
6x55"

Integration: 0.7 hours

Avg. Moon age: 2.76 days

Avg. Moon phase: 8.93%

Astrometry.net job: 2384295

RA center: 83.871 degrees

DEC center: -5.340 degrees

Pixel scale: 3.107 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 42.312 degrees

Field radius: 1.634 degrees

Locations: Home, Athens, Attiki, Greece

Data source: Backyard

Description

τὸν δὲ μετ᾽ Ὠρίωνα πελώριον εἰσενόησα
θῆρας ὁμοῦ εἰλεῦντα κατ᾽ ἀσφοδελὸν λειμῶνα,
τοὺς αὐτὸς κατέπεφνεν ἐν οἰοπόλοισιν ὄρεσσι
χερσὶν ἔχων ῥόπαλον παγχάλκεον, αἰὲν ἀαγές. (Οδ. λ 572-575)

(and after him I saw Orion, huge,
dragging with him wild beasts over the field of asphodel,
that he had killed all by himself on the lonely hills,
and in his hands he held a club of pure bronze, ever unbroken (Odyssey, Book 11, 572-575)

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