Hemisphere:  Southern  ·  Constellation: Orion (Ori)  ·  Contains:  Great Nebula in Orion  ·  M 42  ·  M 43  ·  NGC 1973  ·  NGC 1975  ·  NGC 1976  ·  NGC 1977  ·  NGC 1980  ·  NGC 1981  ·  NGC 1982  ·  The star 42Ori  ·  The star 45Ori  ·  The star θ1Ori  ·  The star θ2Ori  ·  The star ιOri
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M42 the Orion Nebula, 



    
        

            RonAdams
M42 the Orion Nebula
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M42 the Orion Nebula

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M42 the Orion Nebula, 



    
        

            RonAdams
M42 the Orion Nebula
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M42 the Orion Nebula

Equipment

Imaging Telescopes Or Lenses
William Optics ZenithStar 61 mm APO Refractor
Imaging Cameras
Nikon D5300 DSLR Nikon
Mounts
iOptron CEM25P
Accessories
Orion Field Flattener for Short Refractors
Software
PHD2 Guiding · Fitswork4 · Digicam, Deep Sky Stacker, Gimp, Photoscape
Guiding Cameras
QHYCCD QHY 5-II

Acquisition details

Dates:
Jan. 23, 2019
Frames:
40x120" (1h 20') ISO3200
Integration:
1h 20'
Darks:
10
Bias:
10
Avg. Moon age:
17.41 days
Avg. Moon phase:
92.29%

Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 2484524

RA center: 05h33m17s.5

DEC center: -04°5909

Pixel scale: 2.247 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 39.845 degrees

Field radius: 2.258 degrees

Resolution: 6016x4016

Data source: Backyard

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M42 the Orion Nebula, 



    
        

            RonAdams