Hemisphere:  Southern  ·  Constellation: Orion (Ori)  ·  Contains:  41 the01 Ori  ·  42 c Ori  ·  43 the02 Ori  ·  44 iot Ori  ·  45 Ori  ·  De Mairan's nebula  ·  Great Nebula in Orion  ·  Hatysa  ·  M 42  ·  M 43  ·  M43  ·  NGC 1973  ·  NGC 1976  ·  NGC 1977  ·  NGC 1980  ·  NGC 1982  ·  NGC1973  ·  NGC1977  ·  NGC1980  ·  Sh2-279  ·  Sh2-281  ·  The star 42Ori  ·  The star 45Ori  ·  The star θ1Ori  ·  The star θ2Ori  ·  The star ιOri
Getting plate-solving status, please wait...
Orion Nebula HDR, 



    
        

            Steffen Boelaars
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Orion Nebula HDR

Getting plate-solving status, please wait...
Orion Nebula HDR, 



    
        

            Steffen Boelaars
Powered byPixInsight

Orion Nebula HDR

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: GSO Ritchey-Chrétien 8" Carbon

Imaging cameras: Nikon D850

Mounts: iOptron CEM25-EC

Software: Lightroom CC  ·  PixInsight 1.8

Accessory: GSO Diagonal dielétrica 2"


Dates:Feb. 3, 2019

Frames:
37x60" (37') ISO100
34x60" (34') ISO1600
34x30" (17') ISO800

Integration: 1h 28'

Darks: ~100

Bias: ~100

Avg. Moon age: 28.31 days

Avg. Moon phase: 1.69%


Astrometry.net job: 2576041

RA center: 5h 35' 16"

DEC center: -5° 25' 45"

Pixel scale: 0.554 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -61.800 degrees

Field radius: 0.721 degrees


Resolution: 7985x4890

Locations: Sotiri House, Aro Valley, Wellington, New Zealand

Data source: Backyard

Description

An HDR version of the Orion Nebula captured from my friends' rooftop in New Zealand's capital, Wellington using my new, straight out of factory, uncollimated RC8. I'm impressed with the amount of detail I'm getting already!

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Orion Nebula HDR, 



    
        

            Steffen Boelaars