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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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Dusty surroundings at M42, 


            Arno Rottal
Dusty surroundings at M42
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Dusty surroundings at M42

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Basic astrometry details job: 2518318

RA center: 5h 35' 15"

DEC center: -5° 22' 48"

Pixel scale: 2.699 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 359.986 degrees

Field radius: 1.546 degrees

Resolution: 2472x3300

Locations: Garden Observatory, Schwechat, Lower Austria, Austria

Data source: Backyard


This is an extreme stretched version of the dusty region around M42.

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Arno Rottal
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Dusty surroundings at M42, 


            Arno Rottal