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Contains:  Great Nebula in Orion, M 42, M 43, NGC 1973, NGC 1975, NGC 1976, NGC 1977, NGC 1980, NGC 1982, The star 42Ori, The star 45Ori, The star θ1Ori, The star θ2Ori, The star ιOri
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            Bob Snyder
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Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Stellarvue SV080ST

Imaging cameras: Nikon D300

Mounts: Celestron CGEM

Software: Tether Tools Backyard Nikon Premium Edition

Dates:Dec. 15, 2018

Frames: 60x30"

Integration: 0.5 hours

Avg. Moon age: 7.40 days

Avg. Moon phase: 50.23%

Basic astrometry details job: 2501835

RA center: 5h 35' 1"

DEC center: -5° 21' 0"

Pixel scale: 2.334 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 2.069 degrees

Field radius: 0.818 degrees

Resolution: 1397x2103

Locations: Smithville, Smithville, Texas, None

Data source: Backyard


This is my first time imaging. The D300 is not well suited for this type of work. I also missed some satellites or planes flying through.



Bob Snyder
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            Bob Snyder