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:  41 the01 Ori, 42 c Ori, 43 the02 Ori, 44 iot Ori, 45 Ori, De Mairan's nebula, Great Nebula in Orion, Hatysa, M 42, M 43, M43, NGC 1973, NGC 1975, NGC 1976, NGC 1977, NGC 1980, NGC 1981, NGC 1982, NGC1973, NGC1975, NGC1977, NGC1980, NGC1981, Sh2-279, Sh2-281, The star 42Ori, The star 45Ori, The star θ1Ori, The star θ2Ori, The star ιOri, VdB44
Getting plate-solving status, please wait...
M42, 43 and NGC 1977, 



    
        

            KHartnett
Powered byPixInsight

M42, 43 and NGC 1977

Technical card


Dates:Jan. 29, 2017

Frames: 35x180" ISO400

Integration: 1.8 hours

Darks: ~17

Avg. Moon age: 1.46 days

Avg. Moon phase: 2.40%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 6.00

Temperature: 13.00


Astrometry.net job: 3160048

RA center: 5h 34' 57"

DEC center: -5° 18' 26"

Pixel scale: 2.615 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -93.762 degrees

Field radius: 1.300 degrees


Resolution: 2817x2214

Locations: Backyard, Brookeville, Maryland, United States

Data source: Backyard

Description

The Orion Nebula (M42/43) and the "Running Man Nebula," NGC 1977. I shot this two years ago but wasn't satisfied with the post processing at the time and so set it aside. The histogram still looks a bit odd, but I think the image is decent enough to include in my gallery.

Comments

Author

KHartnett
KHartnett
License: None (All rights reserved)
550
Like

Sky plot

Sky plot

Histogram

M42, 43 and NGC 1977, 



    
        

            KHartnett