Cookie consent

AstroBin saves small pieces of text information (cookies) on your device in order to deliver better content and for statistical purposes. You can disable the usage of cookies by changing the settings of your browser. By browsing AstroBin without changing the browser settings, you grant us permission to store that information on your device.

I agree
Contains:  NGC 1999, M 43, NGC 1982, NGC 1977, NGC 1980, M 42, Great Nebula in Orion, NGC 1976, NGC 1975, NGC 1981, NGC 1973, The star 45Ori, The star ιOri, The star θ2Ori, The star θ1Ori, The star 42Ori
Getting plate-solving status, please wait...
M42 Orion Nebula, 


            Steve Bumpers
M42 Orion Nebula

M42 Orion Nebula

Technical card

Imaging telescope or lens:Meade Series 6000 80mm APO

Imaging camera:Canon EOS 70D

Mount:Celestron Advanced VX

Guiding telescope or lens:Orion 50 mm guidescope

Guiding camera:ZWO ASI120MC-S

Software:DSSStartoolsPHD 2BackyardEOS

Filter:Orion SkyGlow 2" Imaging Filter

Accessories:QHYCCD PolemasterHotech SCA Field Flattner

Resolution: 5290x3490

Dates:Dec. 27, 2018

Frames: 60x60"

Integration: 1.0 hours

Avg. Moon age: 20.11 days

Avg. Moon phase: 70.97% job: 2684604

RA center: 83.562 degrees

DEC center: -5.596 degrees

Pixel scale: 1.769 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 93.527 degrees

Field radius: 1.557 degrees

Locations: Backyard, Corinth, Texas, United States

Data source: Backyard



Steve Bumpers
License: None (All rights reserved)

Sky plot

Sky plot


M42 Orion Nebula, 


            Steve Bumpers