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Contains:  IC 430, NGC 1999, M 43, NGC 1982, NGC 1977, NGC 1980, M 42, Great Nebula in Orion, NGC 1976, NGC 1975, NGC 1981, NGC 1973, The star 49Ori, The star σOri, The star 45Ori, The star ιOri, The star θ2Ori, The star θ1Ori, The star 42Ori, The star υOri
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M42 and Stardust

Technical card

Resolution: 2636x3917

Dates:Jan. 2, 2019Jan. 31, 2019

45x10" ISO800
52x240" ISO800

Integration: 3.6 hours

Darks: ~7

Flats: ~42

Bias: ~118

Avg. Moon age: 25.90 days

Avg. Moon phase: 14.24%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 1.00

Temperature: 12.00 job: 2572162

RA center: 83.848 degrees

DEC center: -5.123 degrees

Pixel scale: 4.975 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 357.248 degrees

Field radius: 3.262 degrees

Locations: ATHOS Star-Campus, Las Tricias, La Palma, Spain

Data source: Backyard


Date: 30., 31.12., 01., 02.01.19
Telescope: Vixen VSD100
Camera: Canon 5dMkII mod
Guiding: M-Gen
Mount: SW AZ EQ6
Integration Time: 52x4min, 45x10sek (Core), ISO 800
Calib.Data: 7 Darks, 118 Bias, 42 Flats
Processing: DSS, Fitswork, PSCs6, Startools



Stefan Westphal

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Sky plot


M42 and Stardust, 


            Stefan Westphal

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