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Contains:  Great Nebula in Orion, M 42, M 43, NGC 1976, NGC 1982, The star θ1Ori, The star θ2Ori
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Messier 42, 



    
        

            Josef Büchsenmeister
Messier 42
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Messier 42

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses:Meade 178 ED Apochromatic Refractor

Imaging cameras:Altair Astro Hypercam 183c

Guiding telescopes or lenses:Orion Teleskop AC 90/910

Focal reducers:Long Perng 2" 0.6x Reducer and Corrector for APO


Dates:Feb. 25, 2019

Frames: 171x74" bin 0x0

Integration: 3.5 hours

Avg. Moon age: 21.17 days

Avg. Moon phase: 60.32%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 2626785

RA center: 5h 35' 2"

DEC center: -5° 25' 22"

Pixel scale: 1.970 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 358.604 degrees

Field radius: 0.449 degrees


Resolution: 1372x900

Locations: Sternwarte Au60, Saxen, Austria

Data source: Backyard

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Messier 42, 



    
        

            Josef Büchsenmeister