Hemisphere:  Southern  ·  Constellation: Orion (Ori)  ·  Contains:  36 ups Ori  ·  41 the01 Ori  ·  42 c Ori  ·  43 the02 Ori  ·  44 iot Ori  ·  45 Ori  ·  49 d Ori  ·  De Mairan's nebula  ·  Great Nebula in Orion  ·  Hatysa  ·  IC 430  ·  M 42  ·  M 43  ·  NGC 1973  ·  NGC 1975  ·  NGC 1976  ·  NGC 1977  ·  NGC 1980  ·  NGC 1981  ·  NGC 1982  ·  NGC 1999  ·  Orion  ·  Sh2-279  ·  Sh2-281  ·  Thabit  ·  The star 42Ori  ·  The star 45Ori  ·  The star 49Ori  ·  The star θ1Ori  ·  The star θ2Ori  ·  And 4 more.
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M42 the Orion nebula with Epsilon130 and Eos6d, 



    
        

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M42 the Orion nebula with Epsilon130 and Eos6d, 



    
        

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M42 the Orion nebula with Epsilon130 and Eos6d

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M42 the Orion nebula with Epsilon130 and Eos6d, 



    
        

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M42 the Orion nebula with Epsilon130 and Eos6d, 



    
        

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M42 the Orion nebula with Epsilon130 and Eos6d

Equipment

Imaging Telescopes Or Lenses
Takahashi Epsilon-130D
Imaging Cameras
Canon EOS 6D (modified)
Mounts
AZ-EQ6
Software
Adobe Photoshop · Pleiades Astrophoto PixInsight
Guiding Telescopes Or Lenses
Skywatcher 9x50 finder
Guiding Cameras
MGEN

Acquisition details

Dates:
Feb. 5, 2019
Frames:
151×180(7h 33′)
Integration:
7h 33′
Avg. Moon age:
0.56 days
Avg. Moon phase:
0.35%

RA center: 05h35m10s.74

DEC center: -05°1712.5

Pixel scale: 4.712 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -91.085 degrees

Field radius: 2.866 degrees

More info:Open 

Resolution: 3644x2433

File size: 14.8 MB

Locations: my little astrofarm, Weppersdorf, Austria

Data source: Traveller

Description

I was doing some test shoots on the Orion nebula, the only problem was after the test I could not stop shooting. So, after 10+ years I have made a new picture of this eternal beauty :-)

A goal of processing was to retain the natural brightness relations to some extent. So the brighter parts also look brighter, not at the same or ever lowen level than the weak nebulosity - as is seen so often in HDR pictures nowadays.

Eos6d at Iso800 3min throughout, and some shoots 30sec at Iso400 and Iso100 for the bright core.

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M42 the Orion nebula with Epsilon130 and Eos6d, 



    
        

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