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Contains:  NGC 1982, NGC 1977, NGC 1980, M 42, Great Nebula in Orion, NGC 1976, NGC 1975, NGC 1981, The star 42Ori, The star 29Ori, The star σOri, The star ηOri, The star ιOri, The star Mintaka (δOri), The star Saiph (κOri), The star Alnitak (ζOri), The star Alnilam (εOri), Part of the constellation Orion (Ori)
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Orion with a telephoto lens-an experimental image, 





    
        

            Lawrence E. Hazel
Orion with a telephoto lens-an experimental image

Orion with a telephoto lens-an experimental image

Technical card

Resolution: 2532x3352

Dates:Jan. 9, 2019

Frames: 10x300"

Integration: 0.8 hours

Avg. Moon age: 3.07 days

Avg. Moon phase: 10.31%

Astrometry.net job: 2459918

RA center: 84.967 degrees

DEC center: -5.352 degrees

Pixel scale: 11.646 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 359.158 degrees

Field radius: 6.795 degrees

Locations: my backyard, Lake Placid, Florida, United States

Data source: Backyard

Description

This is my first try using a telephoto lens on the SBIG 8300C. It is a stack of ten frames using a
Tamron 85-205mm lens at 85mm and f4. The camera was cleaned and refurbished at SBIG
and I received it back yesterday-much better images! Constructive criticism welcome!

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Lawrence E. Hazel
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Orion with a telephoto lens-an experimental image, 





    
        

            Lawrence E. Hazel