Contains:M 43, NGC 1982, M 42, Great Nebula in Orion, NGC 1976, The star θ2Ori, The star θ1Ori
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M42 Orion Nebula, 




    

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M42 Orion Nebula

M42 Orion Nebula

Technical card

Imaging telescope or lens:Celestron C8XLT

Imaging camera:Orion StarShoot Pro V2.0 Color

Mount:CGEM

Guiding telescope or lens:Celestron C5

Guiding camera:Celestron NexGuide

Focal reducer:Meade f/6.3 FR/FF

Software:Diffraction Limited Maxim DL Essentials

Accessory:Bahtinov Focus Mask

Resolution: 3040x2024

Dates: Dec. 29, 2011

Frames: 7x300"

Integration: 0.6 hours

Avg. Moon age: 4.85 days

Avg. Moon phase: 24.34%

Astrometry.net job: 94783

RA center: 83.820 degrees

DEC center: -5.363 degrees

Pixel scale: 1.094 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 178.975 degrees

Field radius: 0.555 degrees

Locations: Harmony, Florida, Harmony, Florida, United States

Data source: Unknown

Description

This is the median of the best 7 of 8 images taken. North is up.

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M42 Orion Nebula, 




    

        Steve