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Contains:  M 43, NGC 1982, M 42, Great Nebula in Orion, NGC 1976, The star θ2Ori, The star θ1Ori
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M42 Orion Nebula, 





    
        

            Maël Gainche
M42 Orion Nebula

M42 Orion Nebula

Technical card

Imaging telescope or lens:Celestron EDGE HD 800

Imaging camera:Canon EOS 1000D

Mount:Celestron Advanced VX AVX

Focal reducer:Celestron EdgeHD 0.7x

Software:IRIS software IRIS 5.59

Resolution: 2048x1364

Dates:Feb. 15, 2019

Frames: 23x45"

Integration: 0.3 hours

Avg. Moon age: 10.03 days

Avg. Moon phase: 76.71%

Astrometry.net job: 2529667

RA center: 83.846 degrees

DEC center: -5.358 degrees

Pixel scale: 1.562 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 288.689 degrees

Field radius: 0.534 degrees

Locations: Observatoire de la Garandie, Clermont-Ferrand, 63000, France

Data source: Backyard

Description

First look of the year (finally !!) and I wasn't disapointed by the look of Orion in my scope !
I think it's a little bit tricky to take a nice picture of Orion Nebula, because the center is a little bit over exposed ! I try my best, and I'm quite happy ! All advices to improve are welcome, fellow astronomers friends ! :)

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Maël Gainche
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M42 Orion Nebula, 





    
        

            Maël Gainche