Contains:  M 43, NGC 1982, NGC 1980, M 42, Great Nebula in Orion, NGC 1976, The star ιOri, The star θ2Ori, The star θ1Ori
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Gran Nebulosa de Orión, 





    
        

            José J. Chambó
Gran Nebulosa de Orión

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Resolution: 1200x800

Dates:Jan. 21, 2012

Frames:
10x120" ISO800
10x15" ISO800
7x240" ISO800
10x60" ISO800

Integration: 1.0 hours

Darks: ~45

Flats: ~15

Bias: ~100

Avg. Moon age: 27.64 days

Avg. Moon phase: 3.97%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 3.00

Mean SQM: 20.50

Mean FWHM: 5.05

Temperature: 4.00

Astrometry.net job: 109893

RA center: 83.777 degrees

DEC center: -5.455 degrees

Pixel scale: 5.215 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 0.111 degrees

Field radius: 1.044 degrees

Locations: Hoya Redonda - Valencia (Spain), Enguera, Valencia, Spain

Data source: Unknown

Description

The Great Orion Nebula, one of the most photographed astronomical object, is a diffuse nebula located at South of Orion's Belt that can be observed at naked eye on winter nocturnal sky. Placed to 1,270 light years from Earth and with 24 light years wide, is a huge cloud of interestellar gas and dust where are forming thousand of new stars.

More info into the Blog  C O M E T O G R A F I A  (in Spanish)

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Gran Nebulosa de Orión, 





    
        

            José J. Chambó