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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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M42 in SII, 


            Dave Bloomsness
M42 in SII

M42 in SII

Technical card

Imaging telescope or lens:Takahashi Epsilon E-160

Imaging camera:ZWO ASI 1600MM Cooled

Mount:iOptron CEM60

Guiding telescope or lens:60mm f6 Guidescope

Guiding camera:QHYCCD QHY5II-M

Filter:ZWO 31mm SII 7nm v2

Accessory:ZWO EFW 8x31mm

Resolution: 1500x1134

Dates:March 15, 2019

Frames: 20x60"

Integration: 0.3 hours

Avg. Moon age: 8.50 days

Avg. Moon phase: 61.76% job: 2594997

RA center: 83.788 degrees

DEC center: -5.396 degrees

Pixel scale: 4.519 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 267.803 degrees

Field radius: 1.180 degrees

Locations: Winema Skies Observatory, Medford, Oregon, United States

Data source: Backyard


M42 in SII light



Dave Bloomsness
License: None (All rights reserved)

Sky plot

Sky plot


M42 in SII, 


            Dave Bloomsness