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Contains:  M 43, NGC 1982, NGC 1977, NGC 1980, M 42, Great Nebula in Orion, NGC 1976, NGC 1975, NGC 1981, NGC 1973, The star 45Ori, The star ιOri, The star θ2Ori, The star θ1Ori, The star 42Ori
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M42 from the Heli Site, 


            George Manos
M42 from the Heli Site

M42 from the Heli Site

Technical card

Resolution: 7991x5074

Dates:April 13, 2013

Frames: 18x30"

Integration: 0.1 hours

Avg. Moon age: 2.89 days

Avg. Moon phase: 9.18% job: 144432

RA center: 83.697 degrees

DEC center: -5.220 degrees

Pixel scale: 1.087 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -90.114 degrees

Field radius: 1.429 degrees


I guess the drive to the Heli Site was not a complete waste.



George Manos
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Sky plot

Sky plot


M42 from the Heli Site, 


            George Manos