Hemisphere:  Southern  ·  Contains:  Great Nebula in Orion  ·  M 42  ·  M 43  ·  NGC 1976  ·  NGC 1980  ·  NGC 1982  ·  The star θ1Ori  ·  The star θ2Ori  ·  The star ιOri
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Orion First Try, 


            Trevor Gunderson
Orion First Try
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Orion First Try

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Explore Scientific AR102 AR102 102mm Achromatic Refractor

Imaging cameras: Canon EOS Rebel T6i

Mounts: Celestron Advanced VX

Software: DeepSkyStacker (DSS) deepskystacker  ·  Adobe Phosotshop CC 2019

Filters: SVBONY UHC EOS Clip-Filter

Dates:March 11, 2019

Frames: 40x20"

Integration: 0.2 hours

Avg. Moon age: 4.47 days

Avg. Moon phase: 20.99%

Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 2580952

RA center: 5h 34' 52"

DEC center: -5° 27' 3"

Pixel scale: 2.400 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 351.095 degrees

Field radius: 0.760 degrees

Resolution: 960x842

Data source: Backyard


My first attempt at photographing a deep sky object. I went for an easy target to get my feet wet.



Trevor Gunderson
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Orion First Try, 


            Trevor Gunderson