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Contains:  M 43, NGC 1982, NGC 1977, NGC 1980, M 42, Great Nebula in Orion, NGC 1976, NGC 1975, NGC 1973, The star 45Ori, The star ιOri, The star θ2Ori, The star θ1Ori, The star 42Ori
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Messier 42, 


            Silkanni Forrer
Messier 42

Messier 42

Technical card

Resolution: 2347x1553

Dates:March 11, 2019March 16, 2019

Astronomik Ha 12nm: 16x120" ISO400
Astronomik CLS Clip-Filter: 8x180" ISO800

Integration: 0.9 hours

Darks: ~8

Flats: ~8

Bias: ~6

Avg. Moon age: 7.02 days

Avg. Moon phase: 46.74%

Temperature: 3.50 job: 2590188

RA center: 83.808 degrees

DEC center: -5.456 degrees

Pixel scale: 3.787 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 332.194 degrees

Field radius: 1.480 degrees

Locations: Balkon Sternwarte, Winterthur, Zürich, Switzerland

Data source: Backyard



Silkanni Forrer
License: None (All rights reserved)


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Messier 42, 


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